Headlines Tagged with Louisiana — 1,841 headlines found
The bill by New Orleans Sen. David Heitmeier will ban smoking within 200 feet of entrances, exits and outdoor areas of any public or private elementary and secondary school in Louisiana. It takes effect immediately.
Jun 10, 2014 AP - Associated Press
added Jun 10, 2014 20:40
When an anonymous speaker’s First Amendment rights conflict with a criminal defendant’s right to due process under the Fifth Amendment, which constitutional protection prevails? There’s actually not a lot of precedent on how to balance those competing c
Apr 9, 2014 Reuters
added Apr 10, 2014 10:49
If a state legislator from Algiers has his way, walking, standing or sitting near school campuses with a lit cigarette will soon be against the law. Senator David Heitmeier, D-Algiers, wants more restrictions on where people can light up tobacco. "Ultim
Mar 25, 2014 WAFB Channel 9 (Baton Rouge, LA)
added Mar 26, 2014 14:53
Rick Bender, who lost most of his jaw to cancer, told children attending the Youth Summit on Tobacco Prevention and Control Tuesday that he used chewing tobacco because he thought it was a safe alternative to smoking.
Oct 24, 2012 Alexandria (LA) Town Talk
added Oct 25, 2012 06:14
Councilman’s forum takes pulse of public on bars
Jun 13, 2012 Baton Rouge (LA) Advocate
added Jun 13, 2012 11:21
The Louisiana Senate has refused to prohibit smoking within 25 feet of the entrance to any building where smoking already is banned, even after the measure was limited to state-owned buildings.
May 23, 2012 AP - Associated Press
added May 24, 2012 01:54
Smoking Cessation Trust Reaches Major Milestone with More Than 50,000 Louisiana Residents Now Registered
Now in the fourth year of its 10-year program, the Smoking Cessation Trust crossed a major milestone this week by exceeding 50,000 applicants (50,014, as of March 21), who have made the commitment to do one of the hardest things they will probably ever d
Mar 25, 2016 The Creole
added Mar 25, 2016 22:41
An animal rights group is suing to get a chimpanzee named Candy out of an amusement park where, it says, she smokes cigarettes and is given soft drinks instead of water. Candy is isolated in an inadequate cage at the Baton Rouge park, and should be move
Nov 17, 2015 Tampa Bay (FL) Online (TBO.com)
added Nov 19, 2015 18:17
The revelation that Pitt is smoking is especially shocking considering 39-year-old Jolie shared her struggle in order to raise awareness amongst those who might be at high risk of developing certain types of cancer.
Apr 19, 2015 Radar Magazine
added Apr 19, 2015 17:01
The smoking ban will kick in on April 22, one month from today. Harrah’s is still lobbying for an exemption, Councilmember Nadine Ramsey is still lobbying for an exemption, and there is still talk of changing the restrictions on smoking near a business e
Mar 22, 2015 Nola Defender
added Mar 22, 2015 17:38