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E-Cigarettes banned in Barton County buildings

GREAT BEND, Kansas – The popularity of e-cigarettes continues to climb, but there is some push back against it.

With a unanimous vote on Monday morning, Barton County became the latest entity to ban e-cigarettes in its buildings. 219 more words


Boulder Considers Increasing Its Smoking Ban

BOULDER, Colo. (CBS4) - A city with one of the state’s more stringent smoking bans is considering further restrictions.

The city has asked the city council to discuss increased smoking prohibitions during a study session on Sept. 408 more words


Smoking in the Home is Out, Smoke-free is In

Smoking bans in workplaces and indoor public places protect people from exposure to secondhand smoke, but the bans have no affect on the amount of smoking people do in their own homes.   289 more words


Smoking Ban In Southington Parks

An ongoing discussion about banning smoking in town parks won the support Thursday of the regional health district for Southington and Plainville. The unanimous vote by the Plainville-Southington Regional Health District means the board backs the idea of Southington parks commissioner Bryan Meccariello of declaring town parks tobacco free. 287 more words

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"Pittsburgh Mercy Health System to ban tobacco next February"

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This September 15, 2014 statement on the Pittsburgh Business Journal website very briefly states that the Pittsburgh Mercy Health System will be banning all forms of tobacco use on their properties this coming February.


Proposed smoking ban in NJ parks and beaches, part 2

Well, I’m a bit disappointed.

Earlier, I did a posting about how New Jersey was contemplating a bill that would ban smoking in parks and beaches. 117 more words