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[Iowa] Senator: Passing smoking ban in casinos a gamble

A state senator is urging legislators to ban smoking at casinos like Prairie Meadows. And while some casino-goers are on board, others say it would hurt business. An exemption in Iowa's Smokefree Air act currently allows casino-goers to smoke inside. Th
KCCI- Channel 8 (Des Moines, IA)
added Sep 29, 2015 08:39
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[Iowa] Man faces 25 years in prison over a pack of cigarettes

Krueger took a pack of cigarettes from the pocket of another individual before leaving. When that individual tried to take the cigarettes back, Krueger allegedly punched the person in the face, causing a cut above the eye.
KIMT TV (Mason City, IA)
added Sep 22, 2015 20:13
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[Iowa] UI set to go tobacco-free on Monday

Starting Monday, the University of Iowa will become the first of the state’s three public universities to ban all forms of tobacco on its campus. Smoking cigarettes was outlawed at UI in conjunction with the state’s Smoke Free Air Act in 2008, but e-cig
Lafayette (IN) Journal & Courier
added Aug 19, 2015 18:45
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Iowa Students for Tobacco Education and Prevention Launch New Student-Friendly Website

ISTEP) has launched a new student-friendly website at www.iowastep.org which serves as an information network to students and school staff about tobacco prevention activities in the State of Iowa. The website was built with the user in mind utilizing a mo
Business Wire
added Aug 14, 2015 09:04
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Iowa Students for Tobacco Education and Prevention Launch New Student-Friendly Website

ISTEP) has launched a new student-friendly website at www.iowastep.org which serves as an information network to students and school staff about tobacco prevention activities in the State of Iowa. The website was built with the user in mind utilizing a mo
Business Wire
added Aug 12, 2015 13:38
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[Iowa] Casinos continue to bet on smoking

Money isn’t the only thing being bet on with Iowa’s newest casino [“A $40 million bet on Jefferson’s new casino,” Aug.1]. Seven years after Iowa’s smoke-free-air law went into effect exempting gaming floors, the state continues to gamble with the health
Des Moines (IA) Register
added Aug 12, 2015 13:37
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[Iowa] City Council OKs new restrictions for e-cigarettes

Electronic cigarette smokers are now bound by the same restrictions as those who use traditional tobacco. The Iowa City Council on Wednesday collapsed its last two readings of an amendment to the city’s public health and safety ordinance. The council vo
Iowa City (IA) Press-Citizen
added Jul 16, 2015 14:37
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VIDEO: Iowa City council gives approval to first reading of e-cigarette restrictions

The Iowa City Council on Tuesday voted 6-0, with council member Rick Dobyns absent, to approve the first of three readings to amend the city’s public health and safety ordinance to ban the use of battery-operated products that deliver nicotine to the use
KCRG-TV9 ABC (Cedar Rapids, IA)
added Jun 20, 2015 19:32
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Iowa City Council considers including e-cigarettes in tobacco policy

On Tuesday, the City Council will hold the first of three readings for a public health and safety ordinance that would fill in the gaps of the 2008 Iowa Smokefree Air Act and city code, which prohibit smoking tobacco products in almost all public places
Cedar Rapids (IA) Gazette
added Jun 16, 2015 07:13
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[Iowa] Ward: Selling of e-cigarettes to minors requires stricter regulations

Electronic cigarettes are less harmful than the real deal, but regulations need to remain strict when it comes to selling them to minors.
Iowa State Daily
added May 5, 2015 17:15
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