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[Illinois] Smoke free housing promoted in Blo-No

McLean County Health department is encouraging landlords in Bloomington-Normal to implement a smoke-free policy in their multi-unit housing and properties. Plans to expand the smoke-free initiative within the community have been underway as the health d
The Daily Vidette (ISU, Illinois State University)
added Jan 23, 2014 14:30
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[Illinois] City Council Bans E-Cigarettes Indoors

Smokers who’ve switched to electronic cigarettes will have to take their new habit outside with traditional smokers, after aldermen approved new limits on e-cigarettes on Wednesday. The City Council voted 45-4 to add e-cigarettes to the list of tobacco p
CBS 2 Chicago
added Jan 16, 2014 04:08
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[Illinois] Granville asked to snuff out tobacco in city parks

Village Board was asked Tuesday to consider making the village's parks tobacco free. Dawn Conerton, Community Partners Against Substance Abuse coordinator, and Becky Piano and Ben Fogle from the Bureau-Putnam County Health Department presented board memb
La Salle (IL) News-Tribune
added Jan 8, 2014 20:03
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[Illinois] Editorial: Support the Tobacco Coalition's resolve

While Perry and the board of trustees have not decided to make Eastern a tobacco-free campus, there is a good possibility the Tobacco Coalition will remain to lobby with support from those interested in a more enforced smoking policy. Even if they are n
The Daily Eastern News-Eastern Illinois Universty Paper
added Sep 26, 2013 05:05
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[Illinois] Dad Who Took Smoke Break While Baby Son Drowned Gets 2 1/2 Years

sentenced to more than two years in prison Thursday after admitting that his 8-month-old son drowned in a bathtub while he walked away for a cigarette break. Willie Strong pleaded guilty to child endangerment Thursday and Judge Joseph Kazmierski Jr. sent
CBS 2 Chicago
added Jul 13, 2013 22:08
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Illinois OKs ban on public college campus smoking

A proposal to ban smoking on all state-supported universities and community colleges was passed out of the Illinois Senate on Wednesday by a 30-22 vote. Sponsored by state Sen. Terry Link, D-Waukegan, the provision would require smoking to be entirely ba
Decatur (IL) Herald & Review
added May 3, 2013 23:33
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[Illinois] Bill seeks to snuff out smoking on college campuses

Illinois’ public colleges and universities could be forced to stamp out smoking on their campuses by next summer if a bill facing members of the House becomes law. The measure, sponsored by Sen. Terry Link (D-Waukegan), squeaked out of the state Senate o
Chicago Sun-Times
added May 3, 2013 23:26
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[Illinois] Boone County Health Department Announces New Smoke-Free Campus

the Boone County Board has passed a resolution making the Logan Ave. campus smoke-free. The new policy will assure that no smoking will be allowed on the grounds or in the parking lot of the county owned property on Logan Ave.
23 WIFR CBS (Rockford, IL)
added Dec 29, 2012 12:28
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[Illinois] Baby drowns in tub while dad goes for smoke, prosecutors say

An 8-month-old boy drowned in a tub this week after his father left him in the bath with his older brother and went to smoke a cigarette, prosecutors said Thursday.
Chicago Tribune
added Sep 28, 2012 20:31
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[Illinois] Cigarette tossed in dry grass cited as cause of Aurora house fire

Fire officials said Friday that a discarded cigarette thrown in the dry grass in the home’s back yard sparked a grass fire which spread to bushes and then spread to the rear of the home.
Chicago Sun-Times
added Aug 4, 2012 14:06
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