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The Smokie Displacement

The UK, like many other countries have, brought in a ban on smoking in enclosed public spaces in July 2007 as part of a Public Health drive to try and reduce levels of smoking related illness and death. 1,042 more words

Greeley Considers Smoking Ban In Public Parks, Trails, Open Spaces

GREELEY, Colo. (CBS4)– Greeley is one step closer to banning smoking in public parks, trails and open spaces.

According to the Greeley Tribune, the proposal comes from the youth commission, a group of students working with the parks and recreation department. 40 more words


Why smokers get shamed

By 1975, anti-smoking activists had already been trying for decades to convince lawmakers to ban smoking from restaurants, bars, and other privately-owned establishments. Their efforts thus far had met with failure. 1,194 more words

Anti-smoking Measures

Smoking on patios now banned in Winnipeg

Winnipeggers will now have to butt out on city patios.

Starting April 1, the ban on outdoor restaurant and bar patios comes into effect.

Council approved the ban in January that prohibits all smoking of cigarettes, e-cigarettes, cigars, vapes, tobacco products, cannabis or any substances that generate second-hand smoke. 171 more words


Bars, restaurants out of business but smoking rate unaffected

One of the supposed “good intentions” of Michigan’s smoking ban was that it would reduce smoking in Michigan. Faced with the choice of either having to go outside or quit smoking, smokers were… 221 more words

Anti-smoking Measures

Missing the opening of the Schweizerhaus

I usually stick to waiting for the sun to be well over the yard arm before endulging in a tipple, but sometimes the opportunity presents itself to have a morning drink. 1,207 more words


Bill seeks to ban smoking while walking on New York City sidewalks

NEW YORK — Smokers looking for a nicotine fix may be barred from lighting up while walking down New York City sidewalks under a newly proposed bill… 276 more words