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Inside Kansas' Judgment Against Tobacco 21

CSP News (Convenience Store/Petroleum)
added Apr 27, 2018 00:42
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[Kansas] City of Topeka to appeal judge's ruling on smoking age

Topeka’s city government will appeal a ruling Shawnee County District Judge Franklin Theis issued last month barring the city from enforcing an ordinance its governing body approved in December banning the sale of tobacco products to adults ages 18 to 20
Topeka (KS) Capital-Journal
added Apr 12, 2018 00:56
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[Kansas] Topeka Council to consider appeal of tobacco sales ordinance ruling

At Tuesday's meeting, Topeka City Manager Brent Trout will ask the city council to approve appealing a recent court ruling that struck down the ordinance on tobacco sales. The measure, approved last December, prohibited selling cigarettes, e-cigarettes a
WIBW Channel 13 (Topeka, KS)
added Apr 10, 2018 20:45
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[Kansas] City sets up tobacco-free zones in parks

The City of Ottawa stopped short of banning tobacco in city parks. But city commissioners sent a strong message to smokers to be considerate of areas where children are at play before taking that next drag. The commission voted 5-0 to approve a resoluti
Ottawa (KS) Herald
added Apr 7, 2018 20:49
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Tobacco 21 Law Overturned in Kansas

In a ruling that is sure to draw the attention of c-store retailers nationwide, a Kansas judge in a Shawnee County court ruled for plaintiffs arguing that a local ordinance that increases the legal age to purchase tobacco products from 18 to 21 is uncons
CSP News (Convenience Store/Petroleum)
added Apr 6, 2018 18:54
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[Kansas] Ordinance prohibits tobacco products in parks

the ordinance regulates smoking, “the use of tobacco products,” and electronic cigarettes. The conversation at the city commission meeting mostly pertained to cigarettes and the potential for littering of cigarette butts in places where children play.
Garden City (KS) Telegram
added Apr 4, 2018 20:41
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[Kansas, Missouri] Tobacco sellers' lawsuit overturned Topeka's 21-and-up law. Could KC area be next?

In the past few years, 15 municipalities on the Kansas side of the Kansas City metro have passed ordinances restricting tobacco sales to people 21 and over. Now a court ruling in a Shawnee County lawsuit is calling into question whether those ordinances
Kansas City (MO) Star
added Apr 4, 2018 16:56
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[Kansas] Shaw wants to push forward with tobacco-21

A city commissioner still wants to pursue an ordinance that would make it illegal for anyone under 21 to buy tobacco products, despite a recent ruling against a Topeka law. Shawnee County District Judge Franklin Theis issued a permanent injunction Thursd
Parsons (KS) Sun
added Mar 30, 2018 15:41
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[Kansas] City to ponder tobacco-21 law after ruling

A recent court ruling concerning a Topeka tobacco ordinance might delay consideration of a similar law in Parsons. ...Theis issued a permanent injunction Thursday barring Topeka’s city government from enforcing an ordinance its governing body approved in
Parsons (KS) Sun
added Mar 28, 2018 15:49
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[Kansas] Judge bars Topeka city government from enforcing ordinance raising smoking age

Shawnee County District Judge Franklin Theis issued a permanent injunction Thursday barring Topeka’s city government from enforcing an ordinance its governing body approved in December banning the sale of tobacco products to adults ages 18 to 20.
Topeka (KS) Capital-Journal
added Mar 23, 2018 15:30
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