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[Wyoming] LETTER: Why criticize someone for health?

How ridiculous to pillory Kim Holloway for her support of Smoke Free Casper ... The back-and-forth adventures of the smoke free ordinance may finally give residents an opportunity to confirm at the ballot box their support for clean air in Casper.
Casper (WY) Star-Tribune
added Jul 16, 2013 03:48
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[Wyoming] LETTER: :Don't sign the petition

This issue came up in 1998-99. We, as a community, fought this battle before to the tune of $20,000. Now we are having to fight this battle again, ... this issue started my political career for the City of Casper (city councilmember from 2001-2004). We
Casper (WY) Star-Tribune
added Jul 16, 2013 03:47
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[Wyoming] LETTER: Smoking will affect many

The smoking ban was not repealed but amended. There were other misconceptions in this article as well. The amendments to this ordinance do not just affect a few people as was stated, or does it just affect four or five bars in Casper that want to go back
Casper (WY) Star-Tribune
added Jun 24, 2013 17:01
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LETTER: 'Smoking remains the single greatest cause of preventable death in the UK'

I’m writing in response to the Mr Craner (Letters, June 13) in which he suggested that tackling smoking was futile because none of us are immortal and that tobacco taxes more than cover the costs of NHS treatment for smokers. First and foremost, smoking
Coventry Evening Telegraph (uk)
added Jun 24, 2013 13:08
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[New Jersey] LETTER: New Revel smoking policy hurts workers, gamblers

it's a good time for all who are concerned about their lung health to contact their elected officials and voice their support for legislation (A343/S1795), which would eliminate the smoking ban exemption for casinos.
The Press of Atlantic City
added Jun 3, 2013 23:50
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[New York] LETTER: Smoking Around Kids Should Be Criminal

With so many smoke free zones in this country, I think there should be more laws on the books regarding this, especially around kids. It should be criminal to smoke around them period, especially in automobiles. It's bad enough to run into smoke at the s
Jamestown (NY) Post-Journal
added May 18, 2013 21:32
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LETTER: Pharmacy Sales of Tobacco

The pharmacies that help explain the use of medications to my patients should explain to them why they promote the premature deaths of my patients by selling them this poison. The very store that sells the medicines for treatment of heart and lung diseas
New York Times
added May 7, 2013 02:14
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[California] LETTER: All Indoor Smoking in Shared Housing Should Be Banned in Berkeley

the goal of ensuring clean, healthy air for everyone, even low-income people, in their own homes is getting shipwrecked for the second time in two years by the same dubious concern. The rent board, perhaps out of concern about looking unfriendly to landl
Berkeley (CA) Daily Planet
added May 4, 2013 14:00
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[Canada] I’m pregnant and my bosses won’t stop smoking on the job

I understand your fear of losing your job and the possibility of never working in your industry again should you raise a complaint, but frankly, you have no choice. You have to stop this for the baby’s sake and that means today, not tomorrow.
Globe and Mail (ca)
added Apr 1, 2013 09:03
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Reader Letter | Kentucky misses chance to go smoke-free

In a state that leads the nation in lung cancer deaths and smoking rates, it is tragic that the General Assembly lacks the political will to protect all Kentuckians from toxic secondhand smoke. All Kentuckians will pay the price for this missed opportuni
Louisville (KY) Courier-Journal
added Mar 18, 2013 04:54
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