Headlines Tagged with Indiana — 5,010 headlines found
When considering the Indiana Supreme Court’s upholding of Indianapolis’ smoking ban, it might help to do a little thinking about what “discrimination” is. To the court, it means treating two like businesses differently.
Apr 13, 2016 Fort Wayne(IN) News-Sentinel
added Apr 14, 2016 14:57
Prohibiting smoking in bars and restaurants while allowing it in satellite gambling facilities does not violate the Indiana Constitution, the state's highest court ruled Monday. The decision comes several months after the Indiana Court of Appeals found t
Apr 12, 2016 Indianapolis (IN) Star
added Apr 12, 2016 22:20
The State Supreme Court ruled unanimously that Indianapolis can ban smoking inside all buildings, including bars and restaurants, and that it could legally exempt the Winner’s Circle gambling facility — even though it has a bar and restaurant inside.
Apr 12, 2016 Indiana Public Media - WFIU / WTIU
added Apr 12, 2016 21:55
The Bloomington Hospital Foundation has awarded a $5,000 grant to Indiana University’s School of Public Health for a smoking cessation study. The study is part of an intervention and research project called CEASE, which stands for the Clinical Effort Aga
Apr 8, 2016 Bloomington (IN) Herald-Times
added Apr 8, 2016 10:09
Smoke Free St. Joe, a coalition of local, state and national partners working to promote smoke-free policies countywide, has promised to assist local businesses with the transition. “It’s not about putting any businesses out of business,” Latorya Greene,
Apr 3, 2016 South Bend (IN) Tribune
added Apr 3, 2016 18:02
Common Council voted 6-3 Tuesday in favor of an expanded ban on smoking in bars, taverns, casinos, private clubs and tobacco shops — basically all workplaces in South Bend — in what supporters hailed as a victory for public health.
Mar 30, 2016 South Bend (IN) Tribune
added Mar 30, 2016 21:18
Smoking is not, as Hollywood would like us to believe, a lifestyle choice of the rich and famous. In the real world, tobacco use is an affliction that destroys the health and shortens the lives of society’s most vulnerable populations...Adult smoking rate
Mar 28, 2016 South Bend (IN) Tribune
added Mar 28, 2016 14:24
Other cities have adopted smoking bans and not suffered the scorched-earth impact opponents consistently predict. Hoosier cities such as Elkhart, Fort Wayne and Indianapolis have voted to ban smoking. South Bend needs to join them.
Mar 27, 2016 South Bend (IN) Tribune
added Mar 27, 2016 14:54
Mar 26, 2016 South Bend (IN) Tribune
added Mar 26, 2016 15:49
South Bend bar owners are preparing for a possible legal battle should the city expand the smoking ban here to include bars and taverns. A measure before the Common Council would ban smoking and “vaping” in bars, taverns, casinos, private clubs and tobacc
Mar 20, 2016 South Bend (IN) Tribune
added Mar 20, 2016 23:21