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[Arkansas] Tobacco verdict is upheld on appeal

Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
added Jan 8, 2005 00:00
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[Arkansas] Local smoking bar goes smoke-free to kick off initiative

A popular dive bar in Hillcrest went smoke free for a few hours on Nov. 8 to kick off a campaign for the city of Little Rock. Smoke Free Little Rock took over Hillcrest Fountain to spread their message on making Little Rock a completely smoke-free city.
KTHV-DT CBS (Little Rock, AR)
added Nov 9, 2017 19:52
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[Arkansas] Coalition to launch campaign asking for LR city leaders to close indoor smoking loopholes

The Smoke Free Little Rock coalition will launch a campaign in November to urge residents to petition city directors to draft a local ordinance to close loopholes in the state's Indoor Clean Air Act.
KATV Channel 7 (Little Rock, AR)
added Oct 21, 2017 22:39
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[Arkansas] Haines Assembly narrowly approves tobacco and marijuana excise taxes

After spending hours debating the idea over multiple meetings, the Haines Assembly narrowly approved targeted taxes on marijuana and tobacco products.
KHNS (Haines, AK)
added Oct 12, 2017 15:55
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[Arkansas] Smoking cessation counseling successfully integrates into screening program

A majority of heavy smokers enrolled in University of Arkansas’s lung cancer screening program quit or decreased their tobacco use while undergoing tobacco cessation counseling, according to study results presented at International Association for the St
Healio.com
added Sep 18, 2017 22:56
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[Arkansas] Van Buren parks panel votes to ban tobacco

The Van Buren Parks and Recreation Commission discussed an ordinance Monday that would ban smoking in city parks. The issue of smoking in the parks was previously discussed during the parks and recreation commission meeting March 13.
Southwest (AR) Times Record
added Apr 4, 2017 16:27
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[Arkansas] Trumann looking to pass outdoor smoking ordinance

Mayor Barbara Lewellen said they are looking to ban the use of tobacco, smokeless tobacco, and e-cigarettes in city parks, ball fields, or any other areas where people are near one another. Lewellen said they also mentioned creating areas in certain pub
KAIT 8 (AR)
added Mar 16, 2017 18:04
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[Arkansas] Trumann Council discusses tobacco ordinance

The Trumann City Council heard the first of three readings for an ordinance regulating smoking, smokeless tobacco, and e-cigarettes on city property Tuesday night.
Poinsett County (AR) Democrat Tribune
added Feb 21, 2017 01:56
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[Arkansas] Harrisburg looks at smoking, tobacco ban in certain public areas

The plan is part of an initiative with St. Bernards to raise awareness involving the health risks of smoking or secondhand smoke. The ordinance will regulate tobacco use in venues including ball fields, pool areas or any public place where people are i
KAIT 8 (AR)
added Dec 15, 2016 04:57
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[Arkansas] City of Wooster passes smoke free ordinance

passed an ordinance prohibiting smoking in indoor public places. The ordinance also prohibits smoking in the City Park as well as buildings and vehicles owned by the city. Wooster is the first city in Arkansas to pass comprehensive smoke-free measures s
Log Cabin Democrat (Conway, AR)
added Jun 11, 2016 17:34
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