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[Alabama] Anniston City Council upholds decision to permit cigar bars

City Council on Monday upheld its December decision to allow cigar bars in the city. The vote comes almost two years after the council passed a strict no-smoking ordinance for the city.
Anniston (AL) Star
added Feb 17, 2016 20:45
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Flash mob among Great American Smokeout events at University of Alabama

The flash mob will gather on the Quad near Denny Chimes around 12:20 p.m. The group effort is designed to raise awareness about the negative effects of secondhand smoke. Roughly 135 students on the Quad will drop "dead" from secondhand smoke in hopes of
Tuscaloosa (AL) News
added Nov 20, 2013 12:46
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[Alabama] Montgomery residents & business owners weigh in on push to ban smoking

An ordinance is in the works that would ban smoking in all public buildings and it's sparking debate. Those on both sides of the issue are making sure their voices are heard about the impact it could have on the city. The Montgomery City Council's Healt
WSFA 12 (Montgomery, AL)
added Dec 9, 2014 04:31
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[Alabama] UAB medical agencies to stop hiring tobacco users

UAB Medicine says it's going to quit hiring anyone who uses tobacco starting next year. The system announced Wednesday that its hospitals, clinics and other divisions will no longer hire anyone who smokes or uses smokeless tobacco products after July 1,
AP - Associated Press
added Nov 14, 2012 13:21
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[Alabama] Legislators override governor's veto of local tobacco tax bills

Randolph Leader (Roanoke, AL)
added May 9, 2012 15:08
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[Alabama] New tobacco tax bill introduced after governor vetoes first one

Randolph Leader (Roanoke, AL)
added May 5, 2012 17:55
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3 Alabama vape shops sue FDA

Joe Hubbard, who represents the companies, said these regulatory expenses would cost the businesses between $390,000 and $790,000 up front, and at least $450,000 in annual compliance costs. Daleville vapor shop Operation Vapor brings in about $186,000 a
Montgomery (AL) Advertiser
added Jul 13, 2016 20:22
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[Alabama] Several states ban a person smoking in a vehicle with children present

Arkansas, California, Louisiana, Maine, Oregon, Utah, Vermont and Louisiana — have banned smoking in cars when children are present.... There is currently no law regarding smoking in a vehicle with children in Alabama. A recent poll at thedailysentinel.co
Scottsboro (AL) Daily Sentinel
added Aug 28, 2015 17:43
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Gov. Robert Bentley proposes cigarette tax increase, should Alabama impose a tax on e-cigarettes?

Gov. Robert Bentley's plan to fill a $700 million budget shortfall includes increasing the tax on cigarettes and other tobacco products by 82.5 cents a pack. That plan, however, doesn't include a tax on electronic cigarettes, a battery-powered device th
AL.com
added Mar 2, 2015 17:51
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[Alabama] Letter writers weigh in on secondhand smoke

Musicians also at risk from secondhand smoke / Smoking prohibition just won't work
Mobile (AL) Press-Register
added Jul 13, 2012 12:23
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