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[Indiana] Batesville Bans Smoking In Most Parks

Batesville City Council voted Monday to enact the ordinance banning smoking in nearly all the city’s public parks. The ban also applies to e-cigarettes and vaping. The lone exception is Liberty Park. Batesville Parks and Recreation Director Mike Baumer
Eagle Radio 99.3 FM WSCH (Lawrenceburg, IN)
added Feb 15, 2017 20:53
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[Indiana] WININGER: Smokers always bullied, no matter the power in charge

Non-smoking groups are present here in Terre Haute, too. A group here at Indiana State University wants to restrict, or should I say oppress, smokers even further. If approved, the ban would not only prohibit smoking, which is already severely restricted
Indiana Statesman (Indiana State U.)
added Feb 11, 2017 15:31
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Indiana bill would hike cigarette tax, smoking age

New state legislation that would significantly increase cigarette taxes and raise the age limit to buy them and other tobacco products is before the Indiana Ways and Means Committee after gaining Public Health Committee approval last week.
News-Tribune.net (The Online Edition of the New Albany Tribune and Jeffersonville (IN) Evening News)
added Feb 7, 2017 21:15
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[Indiana] Cigarette tax proposal targets smoking while raising revenue

Health advocates and some lawmakers hope raising Indiana's cigarette tax by $1.50 will create a strong smoking disincentive. Public health officials say the increase is a proactive approach to reducing one of the country's worst smoking rates. It also c
AP - Associated Press
added Feb 6, 2017 15:06
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Proposed Bills Could Drastically Affect Indiana’s Tobacco Users

This week on Noon Edition, we'll discuss a proposed bill that would raise the smoking age and increase taxes on cigarettes.
Indiana Public Media - WFIU / WTIU
added Feb 3, 2017 19:17
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7th Circuit: Indiana Law On E-Cigarette Manufacturing Is Unconstitutional ($$)

an Indiana law that regulates the manufacturing and distribution of vapor pens and liquids used in e-cigarettes violates the dormant commerce clause of the U.S. Constitution, reversing a grant of summary judgment to the state and remanding to the trial co
Lexis Nexis
added Feb 2, 2017 19:49
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[Indiana] FERGUSON: Raising cigarette tax will improve health

Tobacco Free Indiana and the Alliance for a Healthier Indiana, two coalitions representing more than 100 partners from business, health, advocacy and community organizations are working together on a solution to reduce smoking in Indiana. The solution:
Richmond (IN) Palladium-Item
added Feb 1, 2017 14:08
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[Indiana] Get ready for a smoking-hot debate over cigarette taxes

Three bills going through the Indiana General Assembly aim to increase taxes on a pack of cigarettes by up to $2 a pack in an effort to reduce the smoking epidemic in Indiana. Indiana ranks 41st among all states for overall health, and 44th for smoking r
Indianapolis (IN) Business Journal
added Jan 31, 2017 17:16
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[Indiana] 'Remarkable' E-Cig Liquid Law Partly Put Out By 7th Circ. ($$)

struck down as unconstitutional portions of an Indiana law that sought to regulate vapor pen and e-cigarette liquid manufacturers that sell their products in the state, finding that the requirements it placed on out-of-state companies violated the U.S. Co
Law360
added Jan 31, 2017 16:02
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[Indiana] Tobacco Ban Proposed for ISU Campus

Tobacco-Free Blue is proposing a tobacco ban on ISU’s campus that wouldn’t just cover cigarettes. It would also include chewing tobacco and e-cigarettes. It would also mean designated smoking shacks would go away.
WTHI-TV (Terre Haute, IN)
added Jan 31, 2017 01:07
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