The penalties included a hefty fine for anyone caught spitting in
public, which has renewed a national debate over appropriate public behaviour.
The government will suggest to reduce a fines for spitting in
public places, Vice Prime Minister Jenish Razakov said at the press conference today devoted to the provisions of the New Codes that came into force since 1 January 2019.
In 2013, London's Waltham Forest council (area) became the first local authority who successfully prosecuted two people for spitting in
Violators in Sabangan are fined between P250 and P750 or jailed for from two to seven days depending on how many times they've been caught spitting in
MANILA -- Spitting in
public may in the future cost you P500 to P2,000, if a lawmaker gets his way.
AFORMER solicitor assaulted her elderly parents by deliberately spitting in
their faces during a "heated and abusive" argument over their will, a court was told yesterday.
Past incidents included publicly urinating while cursing a former president, allegedly spitting in
a person's face and getting caught with drugs on his tour bus at the Canadian border.
A campaign to ban spitting in
public is gaining support in Burma.
A few centuries ago spitting in
the street was probably as normal as tipping your chamber pot out of the window.
In several communities around the globe, spitting in
public is a serious violation of civil rights.
For those of us in the Western culture spitting in
public is still regarded as bad-mannered.
AFTER El-Hadji Diouf was banned for spitting at Portsmouth's Arjan De Zeeuw, he defended himself thus: "I wasn't aware of the culture that surrounds spitting in
One South Wales man was put behind bars for three months after spitting in
the face of a fellow passenger on a train.
FROM SPIT TO HOLY WATER The Cleveland Indians' second baseman Roberto Alomar, who became infamous three years ago for spitting in
umpire John Hirschbeck's face, made up with the umpire last September.
Lord Blyth asked Her Majesty's Government what steps they are taking to discourage spitting in
public, particularly at sporting venues.