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[Indiana] Newburgh officials consider smoking ban in parks

the parks department is asking to ban smoking including e-cigarettes. Powell says park officials are concerned about second-hand smoke around kids. The town council tabled and ordinance Wednesday to let the parks department review it. The park board meet
WTVW Fox 7 (Evansville, IN)
added Apr 15, 2018 16:20
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[Indiana] Zionsville bans tobacco, e-cigarettes, vaping in public parks

Town Council voted Monday to ban tobacco, e-cigarettes, and vaping in parks and places of employment. The town's smoking ordinance had already included cigarettes, pipes, and cigars. The ban includes all places of employment (such as restaurants), publi
WRTV-Ch. 6 (Indianapolis, IN)
added Apr 10, 2018 20:42
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[Indiana] Letter: Battle against tobacco needs more than ads

We need more than corrective statements. We also need strong corrective actions to win the battle against tobacco, which is still the number one cause of preventable death and costs the state of Indiana billions of dollars every year.
Evansville (IN) Courier & Press
added Mar 28, 2018 16:02
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Proposal to ban smoking in Indianapolis public parks could come to vote in April

It could be as soon as next month that the proposal could advance to the point where it will be a full council vote. The sign on the Monon Trail says what you cannot do on the trail, from speeding to having pets off-leash. Right now smoking is not on th
WISH-TV Channel 8 (Indianapolis, IN)
added Mar 7, 2018 15:17
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[Indiana] Parents found NOT GUILTY for taking their baby to the Wild Beaver Saloon bar where the mom was seen 'drinking, smoking and breastfeeding' while 'offering sex in exchange for beer'

The couple was arrested at Wild Beaver Saloon in Indianapolis, Indiana. Officers said people reported a woman 'smoking, drinking and breastfeeding her child' outside the bar ...have been found not guilty of all charges.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Mar 1, 2018 23:46
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[Indiana] EDITORIAL: State lawmakers not taking needed stand against tobacco products

After years of failing to put adequate resources into fighting the losses — measured in human lives and dollars and cents — tied to Indiana’s above-average smoking rate, state lawmakers found another way to signal their disregard for the issue. Indiana
Columbus (IN) Republic
added Feb 16, 2018 17:24
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VIDEO: Indiana Medicaid work requirements fuel worries for the poor

led by Seema Verma, who... once worked for Governor Pence in Indiana, where she tested out her conservative policies... Now she’s taking her vision even further, by ... making smokers pay more for public insurance
PBS
added Feb 14, 2018 10:22
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[Indiana] Lafayette officials look to add vaping to city's smoking ban

City Council has given initial approval to an ordinance that would prohibit vaping into any restaurant or store which admits those younger than 21. It wouldn't include tobacco shops or bars that permit smoking.
AP - Associated Press
added Feb 7, 2018 19:38
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WELIEVER: Exponent Extra: Indiana bill raising smoking age sets unhealthy precedent

Despite the fact that smoking is generally a habit that should be discouraged for health reasons, of-age students and citizens should still be allowed to make the decision to smoke for themselves. Raising the minimum age only temporarily hinders those w
The Exponent (Purdue U.)
added Feb 6, 2018 17:00
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[Indiana] Elkhart mayor's veto for Clean Air Ordinance stands

The city council decided not to overturn the mayor's veto on a measure that would throw out the city's Clean Air Ordinance. This all started because a comedian was coming to town. Ron White is a comedian who drinks and smokes a cigar while doing his st
WSBT Channel 22 (South Bend, IN)
added Feb 6, 2018 04:17
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