Headlines Tagged with Louisiana — 1,875 headlines found
A state and national campaign emphasizes that talking with your doctor is one of the best things you can do.
Jun 2, 2013 Thibodaux (LA) Daily Comet
added Jun 2, 2013 19:39
According to Gun and Garden, the Choctaws fermented the tobacco in hollow logs. Today it is typically aged in oak whiskey barrels for at least a year. The name is misleading attributed to Pierre “Perique” Chenet, who learned this technique from the Choc
May 20, 2013 Indian Country Today
added May 21, 2013 13:42
A dispute involving state compliance with a tobacco settlement agreement could cost the state $140 million in the next budget year, including some funding that goes to TOPS, the state’s free college tuition program, state Attorney General Buddy Caldwell’
Dec 13, 2012 Baton Rouge (LA) Advocate
added Dec 13, 2012 15:28
Jun 27, 2011 Altria Group, Inc.
added Jun 28, 2011 00:00
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.
Jul 23, 2017 AP - Associated Press
added Jul 23, 2017 19:50
Tonight, the Lafayette City-Parish Council approved an ordinance to ban smoking in bars. At tonight’s council meeting, the public shared their views on the ordinance for about half an hour, before the council eventually approved the ban with a vote of 7
Apr 19, 2017 KATC TV-3 (Lafayette, LA)
added Apr 19, 2017 14:08
judge on Wednesday gave the green light to an attorney who alleges that a class action litigation group owes him nearly $7 million after winning a $242 million judgment against The American Tobacco Company, finding at least a portion of his claims were ti
Mar 2, 2017 Law360
added Mar 3, 2017 03:34
SmartQuit app, developed by 2Morrow, will soon be free for many people in Louisana thanks to a deal with that state's health department. There are a ton of smoking cessation apps out but, like many areas of digital health, quantity does not mean quality
Jul 15, 2016 MedPage Today
added Jul 17, 2016 15:10
[Louisiana] Harrah’s New Orleans Blames Cigarette Ban for Declining Revenues, Pennsylvania Casinos Set Record
Harrah’s New Orleans says the cigarette ban imposed by the city a year ago this week has negatively impacted its gambling revenues and needs to be held accountable for the casino’s downward spiral.
Apr 19, 2016 Casino.org
added Apr 20, 2016 15:09
[Louisiana] Smoke-free EBR coalition has spent roughly $300K in advertising to push for full smoking ban
In the six months since it began campaigning to make East Baton Rouge Parish completely smoke-free, the Smoke-free EBR coalition has spent roughly $300,000 on a media campaign to educate residents about the dangers of secondhand smoke, coalition member L
Apr 4, 2016 Baton Rouge (LA) Business Report
added Apr 4, 2016 17:56