Man Responsible for Smoking Caught Lighting Up

It didn't take long for Antonio Nunez to run into trouble at work this year. He leads Portugal's food standards agency. He's responsible for a new ban on smoking in many public places. It took effect with the New Year. And at a New Year's party, Nunez was seen lighting up in public. The anti-smoking law applies to cafes, restaurants, and bars. But the official says he didn't know it applies to casinos like the one where he was photographed.

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