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[Alabama] Bars adjust to Gadsden's new smoke-free public law

In efforts to accommodate customers, Townsend built a patio and equipped it with a large television, heaters and extra seating for comfort. “We have always tried to accommodate smokers and non-smokers. Some bars will not go by the law; I will go by the
WVTM (Birmingham, AL)
added Feb 2, 2015 11:20
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[Washington] Cigar aficionados light up new effort to allow smoking rooms

A bill passed unanimously Thursday by the House Commerce & Gaming Committee would legalize cigar bars and smoking rooms in tobacco shops, allowing 115 new venues to smoke pipes and cigars. Proponents say the state would gain tax money and give users of
Seattle (WA) Times
added Feb 1, 2015 10:40
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[Louisiana] Mayor Mitch Landrieu ratifies New Orleans smoking ban; starts countdown

Mayor Mitch Landrieu has started the countdown for most bars, hotels and casinos across New Orleans to toss out their ashtrays. He signed the citywide ban on smoking and vaping Friday (Jan. 30), making a day in April the last to light up inside most pl
New Orleans (LA) Times Picayune
added Jan 31, 2015 10:08
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[Louisiana] New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu Signs Off On Smoke-Free Ordinance

The Coalition for a Tobacco-Free Louisiana (CTFLA) applauds New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu and the New Orleans City Council today for signing off on the historic smoke-free ordinance that passed the Council unanimously last week. Share on TwitterShare
PR Web
added Jan 31, 2015 10:04
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[Louisiana] Mayor Landrieu signs smoking ban for bars, casinos

Surrounded by public health advocates and City Council members, Mayor Mitch Landrieu signed the “Smoke-Free Air Act” into law in his office Friday. “Many of these people around this table have been leading the effort for many years to raise awareness of
Baton Rouge (LA) Advocate
added Jan 31, 2015 10:00
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[Alabama] Smoking ordinance: what are the details?

The Smoke Free Air Ordinance that goes into effect Sunday in Gadsden prohibits smoking in all enclosed areas of employment in the city and increases the distance from public entrances where smoking is allowed.
Gadsden (AL) Times
added Jan 29, 2015 01:15
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[California] New Leno Bill Protects Public Against Exposure to E-Cigarettes

Nation’s Leading Health Advocacy Groups Support SB 140, Which Prohibits Smoking of E-Cigarettes at Workplaces, Schools, Restaurants and Hospitals
CA Senator Mark Leno
added Jan 29, 2015 00:58
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EDITORIAL: California should put more restrictions on e-cigarettes

restrictions on e-cigarettes have faced an uphill battle in the state legislature. Some state legislators accept campaign money from cigarette manufacturers, ensuring that SB140 won’t have an easy time either. But it’s past time for California to scrutini
San Francisco Chronicle
added Jan 29, 2015 00:53
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[Louisiana] Baton Rouge officials seek smoking ban with launch of new campaign

Mayor-President Kip Holden and other area leaders announced a campaign this week seeking to make Baton Rouge tobacco-free. The campaign, named "Breathe Free Baton Rouge," aims to ban smoking in public areas of the capital city. In addition, organizers sa
WDSU NewsChannel 6 (New Orleans, LA)
added Jan 28, 2015 17:29
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Ukip to pledge 35p tax rate for middle classes, end of pub smoking ban and plans to ditch Human Rights Act and slash foreign aid as it unveils 100 policies in 100 days

it would reintroduce smoking in pubs and allow for the introduction of ventilated smoking rooms Ukip also committed to overturning any rules introducing plain packaging on tobacco products
This is Money (uk)
added Jan 28, 2015 07:45
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