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Indiana University
Robert H. McKinney School of Law

Tuesday, August 17, 2010

Smoking in Car Child Abuse?

The Chairman of the Royal College of General Practitioners in England has called smoking in a car with children child abuse.  He urged parents, mothers-to-be, the obese, smokers, and drinkers to turn into healthy role models for their children.  Read about it here.

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The only safe way would be to smoke with electronic cigarettes

Posted by: Electronic Cigarettes | Sep 21, 2010 5:38:46 PM

Yes it is child abuse. Numerous studies have proven that second hand smoke is as dangerous if not more dangerous than smoking itself.

As a parent, you have the authority to choose to be exposed to the smoke. As a child, the child does not have the authority to choose....

Posted by: Divorce Tulsa | Dec 25, 2010 11:02:32 PM

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