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[Louisiana] Campuses take steps to ban all tobacco

Starting this week, nearly all college and university campuses in New Orleans will be tobacco-free or else moving in that direction. The policies, which ban cigarettes, cigars, pipes, chewing tobacco and, in some cases, electronic cigarettes, are aimed
Bayou Buzz
added Jul 26, 2014 23:22
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[Louisiana] Smoke-Free Week has bars trading in cigarettes for clean air

Smoke-Free Week in New Orleans to promote the benefits of smoke-free environments. Organizers want to highlight the problems with secondhand smoke exposure, particularly for those who work in bars around the city.
WDSU NewsChannel 6 (New Orleans, LA)
added Jul 23, 2014 13:18
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[Louisiana] Maple Leaf Bar going smoke-free; bartender says outlook is hazy

The Maple Leaf Bar is participating in the first annual Smoke-Free Week in New Orleans in advance of going permanently smoke-free this fall.
New Orleans (LA) Times Picayune
added Jul 22, 2014 17:07
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[Louisiana] As 'Smoke-Free Week' begins, N.O. Councilmember eyes citywide ordinance

In smoky barrooms across New Orleans, people who make a living working inside the venues face serious health consequences. That's the message from the organizers of "Smoke-Free Week," an event to raise awareness about the dangers of secondhand smoke.
WVUE Fox 8 (New Orleans, LA)
added Jul 22, 2014 13:49
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[Louisiana] Smoke-free New Orleans?

Local bars are being encouraged to tell patrons to put their butts out this week. The Louisiana Campaign for Tobacco-Free Living is promoting "Smoke-Free Week" in New Orleans through Friday.
WWL 870 AM / 105.3 FM (New Orleans, LA)
added Jul 21, 2014 13:48
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[Louisiana] LaToya Cantrell seeks to snuff out smoking in New Orleans bars, weekly reports

City Councilwoman LaToya Cantrell this fall will pick up a ball that several elected officials have failed to carry across the goal line before, proposing anew a ban on smoking in New Orleans bars, Gambit Weekly has reported. The fight against smoking h
New Orleans (LA) Times Picayune
added Jul 18, 2014 18:07
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[Louisiana] College campuses, cruise lines go smoke-free: Should others follow?

The number of places where one can smoke a cigarette without fear of being fined is rapidly diminishing, as a series of recent stories in NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune makes clear. Should New Orleans continue to restrict smoking in the city? If so, whe
New Orleans (LA) Times Picayune
added Jul 18, 2014 17:29
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[Louisiana] University of New Orleans to become 'tobacco-free' campus in August

will become tobacco-free as of Aug. 1 in compliance with state law, university officials said on Monday (July 14). The law, which was passed last year, requires that public colleges and universities develop smoke-free policies for their campuses by August
New Orleans (LA) Times Picayune
added Jul 15, 2014 04:28
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[Louisiana] La. Campaign for Tobacco-Free Living awards grants to New Orleans community organizations

recently awarded over $105,600 in Community Advocacy Grants to seven New Orleans area community organizations. In total, more than 30 Louisiana-based community organizations received about $507,139 in one-year grant funding that began on July 1, 2014.
New Orleans (LA) Times Picayune blogs
added Jul 10, 2014 23:53
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[Louisiana] Tulane moves to 100 percent smoke-free status on Aug. 1

Scott Tims, director of Tulane University Student Health Services, says the goal of the policy, passed in May 2013, is to protect non-smokers from exposure to second-hand smoke while encouraging current smokers to quit.
AP - Associated Press
added Jul 10, 2014 03:49
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