Plain Packaging Tobacco Controversy

Plain Packaging Tobacco Controversy

The debate between smokers and anti-smokers will never end. From 2018, in several countries, there are laws that regulate tobacco or cigarette packaging. This led to controversy among smokers, the government tried to cut the percentage of smokers by making plain packaging that includes a scary picture and smoking prohibition. Australia has triumphed in a …

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Ten Smoking Law You Must Know

Ten Smoking Law You Must Know

It’s time to brush up on anti-tobacco legislation. Get used to obeying the law – the penalties are no joke: Smoking in a car You can’t smoke in a car (yes, even your own) if one of the passengers is a child under 12. Environmental tobacco smoke adds to exhaust fumes and other pollutants that build …

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There is No Constitutional Right to Smoke

There is No Constitutional Right to Smoke

Constitutional rights are specially protected, so that laws generally cannot take them away. If a law appears to interfere with a constitutional right, those whose rights are affected can challenge that law in court. A court will invalidate the law if it finds that the law improperly treads on a constitutional right. Constitutional rights include …

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