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[Indiana] E-cigarette users seek exemption from smoking ban

There's a petition circulating in Greenfield asking that people be permitted to "vape" in restaurants. Under the current smoking ban in Hancock County, e-cigarettes are not allowed to be used inside public restaurants and businesses.
WTHR 13 (Indianapolis, IN)
added Apr 9, 2014 15:12

Smoking while pregnant: Expecting Indiana mothers double national average

In 2011, 16.6 percent of women in Indiana reported smoking during their pregnancy; that figure is roughly two times the national average. ... Last year the Indiana State Dept. of Health (ISDH) made reducing the infant mortality rate statewide its number o
WNDU NBC 16 (South Bend, IN)
added Apr 9, 2014 00:10

[Indiana] Opponents of e-cigarette ban rally for meeting

expected to intensify next week. Stephanie Rogers, owner of the Vapor Lock store in Greenfield, plans to attend a meeting of the Hancock County Health Board Tuesday with roughly 400 petition signatures and plenty of support. And while several elected co
Greenfield (IN) Daily Reporter
added Apr 8, 2014 22:51

[Indiana] Tobacco producers invited to meeting ($$)

Tuesday is the deadline to register for the upcoming "Tobacco: Good Agricultural Practices" program planned at the Orange County Community Center. The session, sponsored by the Orange County office of the Purdue University Extension Service, is scheduled
Bedford (IN) Times-Mail
added Mar 28, 2014 11:39

[Indiana] Decreased Smoking Rates Correlate With Poverty Levels

The smoking rate in Indiana is dropping, but the rate in poorer counties is declining more slowly, according to a report released this week by the University of Washington. For example, Hamilton County has the smallest percent of its population in pover
Indiana Public Media - WFIU / WTIU
added Mar 26, 2014 12:48

[Indiana] EDITORIAL: IU chokes up with expanded smoking ban

Editorial Board very much supports curtailing invasive secondhand smoke on campus... However, we can’t support a bad policy expansion that’s more concerned with appearances than actually helping students stop smoking. (Indiana Daily Student)
added Mar 4, 2014 16:43

[Indiana] IPFW Going Completely Tobacco Free In April

Indiana University–Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW) will become a smoke-free and tobacco-free campus effective April 1, 2014. The use of cigarettes, cigars, oral tobacco, electronic cigarettes, and all other tobacco products will be prohibited
Indiana's NewsCenter (WPTA-TV 21 Alive ABC, WISE-TV NBC 33, Fort Wayne's CW)
added Feb 24, 2014 14:13

[Indiana] EDITORIAL: Will Hoosiers ever get it when it comes to smoking?

like the American Lung Association’s report, we urge both elected officials and regular citizens in Indiana to renew a commitment to “eliminate tobacco-caused death and disease.” Seems more than logical to us.
Goshen (IN) News
added Feb 23, 2014 15:38

[Indiana] VIDEO: In-Depth: John Friend and Charles Berger Talk Smoking Ordinance Ruling with Brad Byrd

Brad Byrd sits down with Evansville City Council President John Friend, who voted for the ban in 2012, and attorney Charles Berger, who represented several restaurants and bars who opposed it.
WTVW Fox 7 (Evansville, IN)
added Feb 16, 2014 16:19

[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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