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# stubbed-out - Thursday 23 August, 2018

Over 8 million cigarettes valued at €4.5 million seized at Dublin Port
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Over 8 million cigarettes valued at €4.5 million seized at Dublin Port

Aug 23rd 2018, 5:10 PM 11,864 Views 11 Comments

They represented a loss to the Exchequer of approximately €3.6 million.

# stubbed-out - Friday 15 September, 2017

Seven million deaths were caused by tobacco use last year
# Premature Death
# Premature Death

Seven million deaths were caused by tobacco use last year

Sep 15th 2017, 6:05 AM 9,560 Views 34 Comments

The study made findings on life expectancy and causes of death.

# stubbed-out - Tuesday 29 November, 2016

Ireland's investment body could be stopped investing in tobacco - but doesn't invest very much in tobacco
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Ireland's investment body could be stopped investing in tobacco - but doesn't invest very much in tobacco

Nov 29th 2016, 6:06 AM 4,885 Views 4 Comments

The NTMA’s investments in the companies are made through fund managers.

# stubbed-out - Wednesday 9 November, 2016

Doctors urge all third level institutes to ban tobacco from campuses
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Doctors urge all third level institutes to ban tobacco from campuses

Nov 9th 2016, 8:00 AM 5,362 Views 14 Comments

UCD and Trinity College have started making their universities smoke-free.

# stubbed-out - Thursday 17 December, 2015

If you smoke in a car that has a child in it, you will be fined €100
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If you smoke in a car that has a child in it, you will be fined €100

Dec 17th 2015, 10:33 AM 9,903 Views 84 Comments

The law comes into effect on 1 January.

# stubbed-out - Tuesday 21 July, 2015

Man tells wife he gave up smoking, gets caught on Google street view
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Man tells wife he gave up smoking, gets caught on Google street view

Jul 21st 2015, 7:55 PM 27,658 Views 13 Comments

Caught. Rapid.

# stubbed-out - Tuesday 2 June, 2015

Canada has told tobacco firms to pay smokers over €11 billion
# Cough Up
# Cough Up

Canada has told tobacco firms to pay smokers over €11 billion

Jun 2nd 2015, 11:02 AM 13,864 Views 33 Comments

But the companies say they’ll appeal.

# stubbed-out - Tuesday 17 February, 2015

Big Tobacco is threatening James Reilly but plain packs 'will be in shops by May 2017'
# War On Tobacco
# War On Tobacco

Big Tobacco is threatening James Reilly but plain packs 'will be in shops by May 2017'

Feb 17th 2015, 7:38 PM 24,601 Views 204 Comments

Minister James Reilly said he “must drive forward” the legislation.

# stubbed-out - Tuesday 14 October, 2014

'A great day for South Armagh Duty Free' - tobacco companies are not happy...
# Up In Smoke
# Up In Smoke

'A great day for South Armagh Duty Free' - tobacco companies are not happy...

Oct 14th 2014, 7:14 PM 14,030 Views 37 Comments

They say that the 40 cent increase on a packet of cigarettes will play into the hands of smugglers.

# stubbed-out - Thursday 2 October, 2014

Ireland is one step closer to a ban on smoking near children in cars
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Ireland is one step closer to a ban on smoking near children in cars

Oct 2nd 2014, 9:04 AM 5,549 Views 49 Comments

A bill will go to the Dáil next week, and has government support.

# stubbed-out - Tuesday 2 September, 2014

Retailers might stop selling cigarettes if tobacco licence fee goes up
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Retailers might stop selling cigarettes if tobacco licence fee goes up

Sep 2nd 2014, 8:00 AM 12,080 Views 58 Comments

That’s according to the National Federation of Retail Newsagents.

# stubbed-out - Saturday 30 August, 2014

Poll: Should all third-level campuses go 'smoke-free'?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should all third-level campuses go 'smoke-free'?

Aug 30th 2014, 9:25 AM 10,953 Views 106 Comments

UCD is to ban the sale of tobacco products on campus from 1 September.

# stubbed-out - Thursday 6 February, 2014

'Operation Cigar' leads to seizure of 85 kilos of tobacco and nearly 4,000 cigarettes
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'Operation Cigar' leads to seizure of 85 kilos of tobacco and nearly 4,000 cigarettes

Feb 6th 2014, 5:30 PM 6,979 Views 14 Comments

One non-Irish national man was arrested in the seizure.

# stubbed-out - Tuesday 1 January, 2013

Smokers urged seek support to kick the habit as new year begins
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# Kick The Habit

Smokers urged seek support to kick the habit as new year begins

Jan 1st 2013, 7:45 AM 3,633 Views 30 Comments

One million people have successfully quit smoking in Ireland – and now the HSE is urging remaining smokers to kick the habit for good in 2013.

# stubbed-out - Wednesday 4 July, 2012

Beaumont Hospital bans smoking on its grounds
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Beaumont Hospital bans smoking on its grounds

Jul 4th 2012, 5:54 PM 5,437 Views 66 Comments

The HSE has set a target of banning smoking from the grounds of all health campuses by 2015.