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[Louisiana] EDITORIAL: Ebola, flu are bad, but smoking is worse — Our view

perspective, while the majority of folks will not go near a person who might have an infectious disease, 26 percent of Louisiana adults and 12 percent of high school teens have no problem putting a well-documented cancer-causing agent in their mouth on a
Alexandria (LA) Town Talk
added Oct 26, 2014 19:33
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[Louisiana] Is smoking in New Orleans clubs and bars driving away musicians?: Jarvis DeBerry

But it's not just the national folks who find the current smokiness intolerable. Sanchez, in a meeting at NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune Thursday, said that vocalist John Boutte´is one of our notable residents who now refuses to perform amidst a haze of
New Orleans (LA) Times Picayune
added Oct 24, 2014 15:25
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[Louisiana] Baby ignites fire with cigarette lighter

Hammond (LA) Daily Star
added Oct 13, 2014 14:04
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[Louisiana] University sees decline in cigarette butt usage on campus

Because the policy was established under an honor system, SmokingWords adviser and mass communication professor Judith Sylvester said it has worked. “I’ve spoken to students on campus and, recently, with the Dean of Students, and they all feel students ar
The Reveille (LSU)
added Oct 7, 2014 10:51
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[Louisiana] Should smoking be allowed in New Orleans music clubs and bars?

Our columns generated hundreds of responses, including accusations that some commentators were paid propagandists for larger interests on either side of the issue. The not-so-simple question on the table remains: Should smoking be allowed in New Orleans
New Orleans (LA) Times Picayune
added Sep 23, 2014 14:35
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[Louisiana] SPERA: Smoking in New Orleans music clubs stinks, despite the myth: Keith Spera

While musicians have helped foster the myth that smoking is cool, cigarettes don't make music. A Marlboro never strummed a C-chord, and a Lucky Strike never knocked out a drum solo. What cigarettes do accomplish, beyond generating clients for the New Or
New Orleans (LA) Times Picayune
added Sep 18, 2014 18:29
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[Louisiana, New York] VARNEY: New Orleans is to smoking as rice is to beans: James Varney

government is required to "protect the health" of workers there exposed to smoke, she said. No, councilwoman, it is not.... I'm not smoking at the moment though I remain a nicotine slave and a tobacco lover for life.
New Orleans (LA) Times Picayune
added Sep 18, 2014 15:14
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[Louisiana] Abbeville Adopts Smoke-Free Air Ordinance

It forbids smoking in places like city parks, government buildings, government vehicles, and even forbids smoking inside private businesses. However, bars and bingo halls are exempt from the new ordinance.
KATC TV-3 (Lafayette, LA)
added Sep 17, 2014 17:55
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[Louisiana] Smoking policy not hindering smoking on campus

Even though the school puts signs up, people smoke right next to them, completely disregarding the warning. “When anyone is seen smoking on campus, the faculty, staff and even students are supposed to politely say that this is a tobacco-free campus.” Dia
The Nicholls Worth (LA) (Student Newspaper of Nicholls State)
added Sep 4, 2014 13:46
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[Arkansas, Louisiana, Texas] Some ArkLaTex businesses may benefit from CVS tobacco ban

A specialty tobacco shop just around the corner from a CVS store in Bossier City, saw quite a bit of new customers flow through Wednesday. Sheila Conrad, assistant manager at the Tobacco House, isn't exactly sure where the influx has come from, but she
KSLA-TV Ch. 12
added Sep 4, 2014 12:37
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