Headlines Tagged with Louisiana — 1,882 headlines found
Players from the New Orleans Pelicans and the New Orleans Saints on Tuesday visited Arthur Ashe Elementary School as part of Tobacco Free Week to talk to students about the significance of living tobacco-free and how to overcome peer pressure.
Dec 10, 2013 NBA.com
added Dec 11, 2013 02:19
It’s a classic case of tyranny of the majority. Fueled by the fact that non-smokers are the majority, our representation has been able to stifle the interests of smokers so much that it has become oppression. So, in exchange for a chance at a potential
Jun 25, 2013 The Reveille (LSU)
added Jun 25, 2013 08:25
A federal judge dismissed a lawsuit against a Louisiana casino for allegedly failing to protect employees from secondhand smoke.
Jul 17, 2012 UPI
added Jul 17, 2012 19:50
The declining sales of cigarettes were named as the reason for recent decrease in assets held by the Tobacco Settlement Financing Corporation (TSFC). A recent financial statement presented to its board noted that total assets had decreased from $145 mil
Apr 12, 2017 The Louisiana Record
added Apr 12, 2017 19:32
IT IS ORDERED that the Defendant’s motion for judgment on the pleadings with respect to Plaintiff’s claim for breach of fiduciary duty is GRANTED. The Plaintiff’s claim for breach of fiduciary duty is DISMISSED WITH PREJUDICE.
Mar 2, 2017 Amazon CloudFront
added Mar 3, 2017 03:37
Ouachita Parish Police Jury approved a 100 percent smoke-free ordinance that prohibits smoking in bars and bingo halls. The Louisiana Campaign for Tobacco-Free Living provided information to the Police Jury and cities of Monroe and West Monroe to help cr
Oct 8, 2013 Alexandria (LA) Town Talk
added Oct 8, 2013 14:22
The cigarette proposal would increase the state's tax from 36 cents, to $1.41 per pack. Eyewitness News Political Analyst Clancy DuBos believes that will be well received, but questions remain, he says, on other parts of the sales tax plan.
Mar 18, 2013 WWL-TV (LA)
added Mar 18, 2013 04:55
Louisiana's social services department has banned the spending of welfare money on cigarettes, alcohol and lottery tickets. The new regulations were issued Friday by the Department of Children and Family Services. They also include restrictions that proh
Mar 1, 2013 AP - Associated Press
added Mar 2, 2013 01:27
Harrah’s did lobby for permission to establish a separate area for smokers, which, in the land of the free, seemed a reasonable compromise and a concession to fiscal prudence. But the council remained determined to enforce a healthy lifestyle, even if it
Jun 13, 2015 Baton Rouge (LA) Advocate
added Jun 14, 2015 09:58
iana House members have shown little appetite for the administration’s plan to sell the remainder of what the tobacco companies owe. The House has not moved legislation that would allow the administration to cash in the remaining years of annual payments
May 26, 2015 Baton Rouge (LA) Advocate
added May 27, 2015 02:30