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[Louisiana] VEDROS: Smoking banned but not stopped

My problem comes when the guy next to me in class decides to pull out his e-cig and puff away like a steam locomotive. Either way, it’s a give-and-take issue. He has the right to smoke, but I have the right to clean air, especially in the classroom.
UNO Driftwood: The student news site of the University of New Orleans
added Sep 17, 2017 20:15
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[Louisiana] Only the music will smoke at Cowboys

An unexpected crowd of 400 packed the club for Smoke-Free Zydeco Sunday with Geno Delafose and French Rockin’ Boogie. Parking overflowed to a retail lot across the street. Management had doubted that a smoke-free venue could work. "That’s what made me
Lafayette (LA) Daily Advertiser
added Sep 14, 2017 01:16
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[Louisiana] Newsmaker of the Week: Smoke-free East Baton Rouge

After months of hand-wringing, Baton Rouge finally passed a ban on smoking in bars and casinos this week, joining Lafayette, New Orleans and an increasing number of other U.S. cities. Bar and casino owners saw the writing on the wall early on in the pro
Baton Rouge (LA) Business Report
added Aug 13, 2017 01:38
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[Louisiana] EBR Metro Council approves proposed ban of smoking from bars, casinos

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - An ordinance to ban smoking from bars and casinos in the parish was approved by the East Baton Rouge Parish Metro Council Wednesday, August 9, 2017.
WAFB Channel 9 (Baton Rouge, LA)
added Aug 10, 2017 16:04
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[Louisiana] Council member seeks to amend East Baton Rouge smoking ban before vote

A member of the East Baton Rouge Metro Council is backing a push to retool an anti-smoking ordinance before it is taken to a vote Wednesday. The proposal aims to ban smoking in all public places across the parish, including businesses like casinos and ba
WBRZ-TV (Baton Rouge, LA)
added Aug 8, 2017 20:01
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[Louisiana] Metro councilman proposes smoking ban amendments he thinks will lead to its passage on Wednesday

District 11 council member Matt Watson said if the council turns over enforcement to police instead of firefighters, more clearly lays out their expectations and gives bar owners until next June to get ready, he can get a majority vote. From the beginnin
Baton Rouge (LA) Advocate
added Aug 8, 2017 00:47
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[Louisiana] Smoking Ordinance Takes Effect Tuesday

July 31st was the last night to smoke in bars and clubs in Lafayette. The smoking ordinance that the Lafayette City-Parish Council approved by a 7-2 vote in April will take effect August 1st. Under this ordinance there will no longer be smoking in bars, c
KADN 15 (Lafayette, LA)
added Aug 1, 2017 22:05
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Louisiana Attorney General Warns of Tobacco Settlement Scam

Louisiana's attorney general is warning residents not to believe online ads that say people can receive money from a settlement reached between states and tobacco companies.
AP - Associated Press
added Jul 23, 2017 19:50
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[Louisiana] Attorney General Jeff Landry Warns Consumers to Beware of Misleading Tobacco Settlement Ads

“While these ads emphasize claiming and receiving funds, the truth is consumers are actually prompted to purchase a subscription in order to learn more about how to receive the money,” added General Landry. “The order form asks consumers for their person
Louisiana Attorney Geneal
added Jul 23, 2017 19:50
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[Louisiana] Club owners build smoking patios ahead of smoking ban

Smoking laws in Lafayette are about to change. Beginning in a little over two weeks, folks will not be allowed to smoke inside bars, clubs and other public spaces in the city of Lafayette and in the unincorporated parts of Lafayette Parish. According to
KLFY.com (Lafayette, LA)
added Jul 16, 2017 02:30
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