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[Kentucky] ADKISSON: Chamber supports smoke-free law

On behalf of the Kentucky Chamber of Commerce, which represents the interests of more than 90,000 employers, I am urging our legislators to support a bill this upcoming legislative session that would prohibit smoking in all public workplaces. I believe t
Louisville (KY) Courier-Journal
added Dec 26, 2014 22:35
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[Kentucky] Tobacco Farmer To 'Daily Show': It's OK To Employ Kids In The Fields Because Society's 'Too Soft'

a devastating reality that even "The Daily Show" struggled to make funny. On the heels of a shocking recent Human Rights Watch (HRW) report, "The Daily Show" dispatched Samantha Bee, "most senior correspondent," to investigate the child labor practices
Huffington Post (blog)
added Jun 29, 2014 03:03
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[Kentucky] MANN: What they're smoking at Churchill Downs this weekend

In the weekly edition of Louisville Business First, which published today, I have a story about Cox's Smoker's Outlet and Spirits Shoppes. For that piece, I spoke with owner William Grantz about how the Louisville-based company has developed a relationsh
Business First of Louisville
added May 6, 2015 13:29
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[Kentucky] EDITORIAL: Smoke ban veto was the right move

There is a difference between controlling a situation and outright prohibition. Expanding the smoking ban to include city roads and sidewalks was tantamount to the latter.
Floyd County (KY) Times
added Jul 19, 2013 15:25
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[Kentucky] Fiscal Court to hear hookah lounge opposition

One year after Morehead City Council denied a local business owner an exemption to the city’s smoking ordinance to open a hookah lounge, Rowan Fiscal Court today will be hearing comment from another citizen who opposes the operation of a similar establish
Morehead (KY) News
added Mar 15, 2016 12:33
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[Kentucky] EDITORIAL: Big Tobacco adds insult to injury; Ky. at risk of losing settlement payments

After addicting our children, shortening our lives, making puppets of our politicians and using generations of Kentucky farmers, Big Tobacco has another insult in store for the state that suffers the nation's highest rates of smoking and cancer.
Lexington (KY) Herald-Leader
added Mar 11, 2014 01:10
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[Kentucky] EDITORIAL: Our Opinion: Begin push for state smoke ban legislation

Chances improve every year with a growing support from the public — including tobacco users who understand that secondhand smoke puts too many Kentuckians at risk for heart disease, respiratory ailments and lung cancer. More than 50,000 Americans die eve
Kentucky New Era
added Nov 17, 2014 02:08
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[Kentucky] Derby Eve gala features Cuban cigar icon

Hirochi Robaina — the first Cuban cigar maker to tour the country with permission from the Cuban government since the longstanding United States' trade embargo was implemented — will help Riverside Cigar Shop and Lounge celebrate its fourth anniversary d
Louisville (KY) Courier-Journal
added May 1, 2015 13:34
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[Kentucky] Smokers could end up paying more for cigarettes

Smokers would pay more for their cigarettes under a proposal endorsed Monday by a panel appointed by Kentucky Gov. Steve Beshear.
AP - Associated Press
added Nov 21, 2012 04:43
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[Kentucky, Mississippi] More charges leveled in contraband tobacco scheme

Two Kentucky men and a tobacco company have been indicted for their alleged involvement in the trafficking of contraband cigarettes. .... accused of wire fraud and conspiring to sell cigarettes through Mississippi to avoid paying federal and state taxe
Jackson (MS) Clarion-Ledger
added May 17, 2013 10:09
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