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[Indiana] Winnecke Disappointed With Court's Decision on Smoking Ban

Evansville Mayor Lloyd Winnecke says he is disappointed with the Indiana Supreme Court's decision to overturn the city's smoking ban. The high court says the ordinance is unconstitutional because it treats the casino different that other bars and restaur
WTVW Fox 7 (Evansville, IN)
added Feb 16, 2014 16:18
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[Indiana] Evansville VFW Post 1114 Speaks Out On Smoking Ban Ruling

At post 1114 on Evansville's west side, the post took part in a lawsuit that helped reverse that ban. Their reason for getting involved, had to do with the right's of the people. It's a right veteran's feel they should fight for.
WTVW Fox 7 (Evansville, IN)
added Feb 16, 2014 16:18
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[Indiana] VIDEO: Attorney: Court Striking Down Smoking Ban is a 'Victory for the Little Guy'

The judges were split but the Indiana Supreme Court struck down Evansville's smoking ordinance by a vote of 3 to 2. The decision opens the doors for bar and tavern owners who want to allow patrons to smoke so long as a waiver is filed with the state.
WTVW Fox 7 (Evansville, IN)
added Feb 16, 2014 16:18
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Indiana Supreme Court Strikes Down Evansville Smoking Ordinance

A Chief Justice wrote, "Today we hold that this clause invalidates an Evansville ordinance expanding the city's smoking ban to bars and restaurants but exempting its only riverboat casino." In the ruling, the Indiana Supreme Court said the ordinance's e
WTVW Fox 7 (Evansville, IN)
added Feb 16, 2014 13:12
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[Indiana] VIDEO: Organization Calls on Evansville To Ban All Public Smoking

Smoke Free Communities is calling on the city to address what it calls the shortcomings of the current ordinance. It is asking the city to adopt a new ordinance which bans smoking in all public places, including the casino.
WTVW Fox 7 (Evansville, IN)
added Feb 16, 2014 13:12
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[Indiana] PAUL STIELER ENTERPRISES, INC., D/B/A HARBOR BAY, ET AL. v. CITY OF EVANSVILLE AND EVANSVILLE COMMON COUNCIL (PDF)

We conclude that the 2012 Amending Ordinance is not internally severable and is thus invalidated as a whole as unconstitutional. … exemption of the Riverboat from its public smoking ban does not violate the Equal Privileges … I respectfully dissent
IN.gov (Official Website of the state of Indiana)
added Feb 16, 2014 13:08
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[Indiana] VIDEO: Bars & Taverns React to Lifted Smoking Ban

Indiana Supreme Court decision to lift the ban on smoking in River City bars has many businesses reconsidering whether they should allow their customers to smoke. Bars and fraternal organizations challenged the ordinance shortly after it went into effect
WTVW Fox 7 (Evansville, IN)
added Feb 16, 2014 12:55
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[Indiana] Bar Owners Wrestle With Allowing Smoking or Staying Smoke Free

Just hours after the Supreme Court struck down Evansville's smoking ban large because of it's exemption of Tropicana Evansville, dozens of Evansville bars owners filed for waivers to allow smoking again. Steve Alsop, the owner of the Peephole Bar & Grill
WTVW Fox 7 (Evansville, IN)
added Feb 16, 2014 12:51
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[Russia] KALOYANIDES: Stepping out is a smoking good idea

amazing how many people smoke in Russia, and how it’s allowed in all the bars and restaurants. Literally every single person sitting at the bar was smoking, so that definitely makes things a little less enjoyable when you’re an athlete and a guy that runs
Boston (MA) Herald
added Feb 13, 2014 12:17
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[Missouri] FIELD: My view: The way towards a smoking ban

In the end, however, bar and restaurant owners have seen the light. Whether they've been motivated by their health-minded consciences or by rumors of eventual statewide smoking bans, their actions deserve praise.
Lake Sun Leader (Camdenton, MO)
added Feb 13, 2014 12:12
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