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[Louisiana] Lafayette smoking ban in bars, clubs snuffed out?

Despite pleas to protect workers from second-hand smoke and despite support from the Downtown Lafayette Bar and Restaurant Association, the Lafayette City-Parish Council voted Tuesday against banning smoking in clubs and bars. "It's a sad day in Lafayet
Lafayette (LA) Daily Advertiser
added May 22, 2015 11:40
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[Louisiana] EDITORIAL: Smoking ban vote a stumble, not an answer

Total smoking bans protect 49.3 percent of the country's population. When — not if — the smoking ban in bars comes to Lafayette, we will trail, not lead the country. This week's vote reflects a stumble. It gives voters pause to question city-parish candi
Lafayette (LA) Daily Advertiser
added May 22, 2015 11:39
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[Louisiana] TAYLOR: Why Lafayette’s smoking ban failed

Tuesday’s vote by the Lafayette City-Parish Council not to ban smoking in clubs and bars came down to personal freedom versus public health...That makes sense because the Republic philosophy tends to support individual rights and personal freedoms and le
Lafayette (LA) Daily Advertiser
added May 22, 2015 11:38
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[Indiana] Bar owners challenge Indy smoking ban

Court of Appeals is scheduled to hear arguments in the latest challenge to the Indianapolis smoking ban Monday ... Liford said the ban is not fair because it allows certain specialty businesses, like tobacco bars, to continue to allow smoking while forcin
WXIN-TV Fox 59 (Indiannapolis, IN)
added May 20, 2015 06:48
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[Czech Republic] Poll: More Czechs in favour of smoking restrictions

An increasing number of Czechs are against smoking in restaurants, cafes and nightclubs, according to a poll conducted by the Faculty of Social Sciences of Charles University and the Ipsos agency and released Tuesday. As against 2012, the number rose by
Prague Daily Monitor (cz)
added May 20, 2015 06:07
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[Tennessee] All About Abby: Why are many smokers so rude?

All About Abby Question of the Week: Do you think smokers need to be more respectful of others when smoking outside in public places? Why or why not?
Johnson City (TN) Press
added May 19, 2015 14:48
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[Missouri] Council receives input on no-smoking ordinance

A handful of local business owners were present at the public hearing Thursday evening to express their concern over the impact a ban on public smoking could have on their businesses. Tim Wiles of Farmington, owner of Cuzzin’s Sports Bar and Grill, said
Park Hills (MO) Daily Journal
added May 19, 2015 01:31
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[Asia-pacific, Vietnam] Ministry proposes ban on smoking at weddings, funerals

In a written document that was sent to local authorities on No Tobacco Day, which is observed worldwide on May 31, the minister has called for the strict inspection of no smoking compliance at workplaces, restaurants, and public transport facilities.
Viet Nam News (vn)
added May 18, 2015 10:56
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[Asia, Malaysia] Restaurant owners call for more feedback before smoking ban implemented

ban at eateries and restaurants could have a negative impact on restaurants still struggling with the Goods and Services Tax (GST), say Malaysian Indian Restaurant Owners' Association (Primas). Its president T. Muthusamy said the move would force smoking
The Star (my)
added May 16, 2015 10:28
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[Asia, Costa Rica, Malaysia] Group against proposed ban on smoking at all eateries

The Malaysia Singapore Coffee Shop Proprietors’ General Association is against the Health Ministry’s proposed ban on smoking at all eateries, including open air areas without air conditioning. Its president Ho Su Mong said the proposal would have a huge
The Star (my)
added May 16, 2015 09:04
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