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[Arkansas] 3 state agencies ahead of any smoking ban

Three public housing authorities in Arkansas already have some form of no-smoking policy. HUD began encouraging housing authorities to adopt such rules voluntarily in 2009. That year, the Little Rock agency now known as the Metropolitan Housing Alliance
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
added Nov 13, 2015 13:52
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Arkansas Children's Hospital Won't Hire Smokers

"We wanted it to be one of the healthiest work environments," Arkansas Children's Hospital Director of Communications Dan McFadden said. Starting May 1, the hospital will begin looking for nicotine in drug tests. Whether it be from cigarettes, cigars, e
KTVE NBC 10 & KARD FOX 14
added Apr 2, 2015 17:42
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Arkansas Lung Cancer Rates Declining

“The drop in the nations’ rates of lung cancer has been trending down for years. Finally we are seeing that in Arkansas. Further, we are seeing a statistically significant drop in rates from 2005 - 2009 ... “Unfortunately, here in Arkansas the incidence
Arkansas Department of Health
added Jan 12, 2014 03:23
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ARCHIVE: MCLANE SOUTHERN, INC., APPELLANT, VS. ARKANSAS TOBACCO CONTROL BOARD, APPELLEE

Arkansas Judiciary
added Sep 20, 2013 15:28
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Arkansas hospital taking stand against hiring tobacco users

Cigarettes, dip, cigars and even electronic cigarettes are things that could keep you out of the running. A Baptist Health official told us today it's happy to be the first Little Rock hospital to take an anti-tobacco stand against its job applicants.
KATV Channel 7 (Little Rock, AR)
added Dec 20, 2012 14:38
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[Arkansas] PLAINTIFFS' RESPONSE IN OPPOSITION TO PHILIP MORRIS USA INC.'S MOTION FOR ENTRY OF A CONFIDENTIALITY ORDER (PDF)

There are lessons to be learned from the Thayer case, and this Court should not countenance here the "spectacle" that occurred there. To repeat, Philip Morris has not shown "good cause" for the entry of any protective order. Supposing it had, though, the
Arkansas Times
added Nov 20, 2012 19:08
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[Arkansas] Tobacco company seeks to close record in Pulaski lawsuit

Thrash says Philip Morris has asked for a protective order to seal from public view documents about the toxic nature of additives to the cigarettes, manipulation of nicotine in them and levels of nicotine necessary for addiction.
Arkansas Times
added Nov 20, 2012 18:59
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[Arkansas] Smoking woman filtered into jail

Log Cabin Democrat (Conway, AR)
added May 9, 2012 16:56
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[Arkansas] BOERNER v. BROWN & WILLIAMSON

US Court of Appeals For The Eighth Circuit
added Jan 7, 2005 00:00
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[Arkansas] Pulaski County smoke breaks to be restricted to cars

A Pulaski County executive order that will restrict employees who smoke to do so inside their cars will protect public health, the county judge says.... Come March 1, all 14 Pulaski County buildings and their outdoor areas will be entirely smoke free, ac
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
added Dec 10, 2017 17:39
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