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[Louisiana] Tobacco-free living commercial being filmed in New Orleans area

Cameras rolled in downtown Covington Wednesday morning (March 26) with Columbia Street serving as a backdrop for a new television commercial sponsored by the Louisiana Campaign for Tobacco-Free Living. Filming also was scheduled for several other location
New Orleans (LA) Times Picayune
added Mar 26, 2014 13:55
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[Louisiana] Editorial: Bars, clubs should have clean air

It's time to put an end to smoking inside bars, clubs and casinos, where the health of non-smoking employees is threatened by second-hand smoke.
Lafayette (LA) Daily Advertiser
added Jan 5, 2014 23:57
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[Louisiana] New Orleans smokers brace for possible quadrupling of tax

Local smokers are sounding off about Governor Bobby Jindal's new tax plan and its push to quadruple the taxes paid on a pack of cigarettes. It's just one part of a sweeping new reform package that the governor says would make Louisiana more business frie
WVUE Fox 8 (New Orleans, LA)
added Mar 16, 2013 13:52
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After smoking ban fails, Louisiana Senate OKs study on protecting against secondhand smoke

After failed attempts to pass a law that would ban smoking in casinos, bars and sports arenas statewide, an Acadiana legislator settled Thursday for a study on efforts to protect nonsmokers from secondhand smoke. House Concurrent Resolution 76 was approv
Baton Rouge (LA) Advocate
added May 18, 2018 05:01
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[Louisiana] Let's blow this joint! Jennifer Lawrence rocks thigh high boots as she smokes hand rolled cigarette in alley with mystery man before leaving lunch spot

The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Feb 5, 2018 01:14
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[Louisiana] Lawyer's claim for fees from $242 million tobacco case moves forward ($$)

A Nevada lawyer may move forward with a lawsuit claiming he is owed $6.72 million after he was cut out of his share of $114 million in attorneys' fees in a class action against major tobacco companies, a federal judge has ruled.
Reuters
added Mar 3, 2017 20:54
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[Louisiana] State treasurer warns against tobacco settlement sale plans

It’s the same bad fiscal policy that’s created the current $1.6 billion “structural deficit” in the state budget, Kennedy said Wednesday. The administration proposes sale of the remaining portion of a 1998 tobacco settlement in order to generate $750 mi
Baton Rouge (LA) Advocate
added Mar 12, 2015 12:10
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[Louisiana] DRAFT OF CANTRELL'S SMOKING BAN RELEASED

The ordinance would ban smoking (defined to include vaping or e-cigs as well) in a large part of the city; so it might be easier to talk about where smoking wouldn’t be illegal. Puffing will be permitted in private homes, any retail tobacco business or
Nola Defender
added Nov 22, 2014 16:45
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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] Regular Lady Gets Awesome Funeral

With a case of Busch beer by her side, a menthol cigarette in her hand, and a disco ball flashing overhead Miriam Burbank attended her last party. Burbank’s two daughters, who call their mom Mae Mae, said she was full of life and they wanted her funeral
WGNO ABC26News (New Orleans, LA)
added Jun 13, 2014 11:31
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