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[Nebraska] Cigar bars near OK to smoke — though they never really quit; bill now in Ricketts' hands

If Gov. Pete Ricketts signs the bill that cruised through with a 45-3 vote Friday in the Nebraska Legislature, cigar bars will have skirted the dire consequences that had been predicted months ago. Ricketts likely will take the five days he has to decide
Omaha (NE) World Herald
added Feb 21, 2015 22:59

CUNNINGHAMS/GRIMES: Smoking ban good for diners, workers

Our restaurants, the Colonial Cottage in Edgewood and the York Street Café in Newport, went smoke-free voluntarily, yet we firmly believe that all Kentucky restaurants should be smoke-free with the passage of a statewide, smoke-free law.
Cincinnati (OH) Enquirer
added Feb 21, 2015 20:54

[Texas] VIDEO: Irving City Council Votes To Ban Public Smoking With Few Exceptions

have passed a 6 to 3 vote approving an ordinance that would ban smoking in all public places in the city except for 8 restaurants and 1 bingo parlor....The chairmen of the city’s Board of Health along with 2 other colleagues resigned immediately as a resu
CBS Dallas/Fort Worth (KTVT - CBS 11)
added Feb 21, 2015 10:23

[New York] E-cigarette arguments aired anew at hearing as Erie County lawmakers weigh indoor ban

Opponents and proponents of electronic cigarettes had another chance to air their diverging opinions on the safety of the devices Thursday during a public hearing on a proposed law that would ban their use at indoor public facilities in Erie County.
Buffalo (NY) News
added Feb 20, 2015 16:10

Here Are the Eight New York Bars Where You Can Still Have a Smoke

It's been nearly twelve years since the ban went into effect, but eight of those officially sanctioned smoking bars still exist...They are glorious throwbacks to an earlier time,
Village Voice blogs
added Feb 20, 2015 03:34

[Texas] Irving council prepares to vote on contentious smoking ban

After months of debate and failed proposals to update a partial ban that passed in 2006, the council is poised to make a decision on a law that would outlaw smoking in nearly all remaining public spaces — eventually.
Dallas Morning News
added Feb 19, 2015 11:33

[West Virginia] Bill would exempt some businesses from smoking rules

As written, a county board of health would submit an exemption request to a county commission for consideration if (A) only those over the age of 21 are allowed in, (B) at least 10 percent of the business is dedicated to a no smoking area and (C) a venti
West Virginia Metro News Network
added Feb 17, 2015 11:48

[Kentucky] EDITORIAL: Clear the air

We urge lawmakers to not forget the medical science, which now suggests we are paying even more for smoking, and to put their constituents' health and the state's economy first.
Louisville (KY) Courier-Journal
added Feb 16, 2015 18:03

[UK] Apocalyptic Channel 4 film imagining life under Prime Minister Nigel Farage sparks a flood of complaints BEFORE it is even aired

The provocative scenes play out against the backdrop of smoky pubs because Farage has lifted the smoking ban.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Feb 16, 2015 15:43

[California] Oceanside Considering Making Dining Patios Smokefree

Advocates, restaurant owners, youth and community members will attend the City Council meeting at 5 p.m. Wednesday.
added Feb 14, 2015 09:20
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