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[Mississippi] Pascagoula smoke-free ordinance could get council vote Tuesday

Smoking could be banned in all public buildings in Pascagoula -- including bars and restaurants -- with a non-smoking ordinance facing a vote today by the City Council. The comprehensive ban that's on the agenda would apply to all restaurants, bars, stor
Biloxi (MS) Sun Herald
added Jun 18, 2013 11:15
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[Mississippi] McComb board votes against expansion of local smoking prohibition

AP - Associated Press
added May 18, 2013 11:35
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[Mississippi] City snuffs smoking ban expansion ($$)

McComb selectmen voted 5-0 Tuesday to strike down an ordinance that would ban smoking in all public workplaces in the city.  The Mississippi Tobacco Free Coalition proposed the ordinance after the organization conducted an air quality study in several M
McComb (MS) Enterprise-Journal
added May 18, 2013 11:29
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[Kentucky, Mississippi] More charges leveled in contraband tobacco scheme

Two Kentucky men and a tobacco company have been indicted for their alleged involvement in the trafficking of contraband cigarettes. .... accused of wire fraud and conspiring to sell cigarettes through Mississippi to avoid paying federal and state taxe
Jackson (MS) Clarion-Ledger
added May 17, 2013 10:09
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[Mississippi] City snuffs smoking ban expansion

McComb selectmen voted 5-0 Tuesday to strike down an ordinance that would ban smoking in all public workplaces in the cit
McComb (MS) Enterprise-Journal
added May 16, 2013 16:39
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[Mississippi] MCCOMB, Miss.: Proposed broader smoking ban draws comments

The McComb Board of Selectmen has heard from local residents on a proposal to broaden the city's no smoking ordinance. ... However, smoking is permitted in restaurants that have a bar with a separate ventilation system.
AP - Associated Press
added Apr 26, 2013 21:39
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[Mississippi] Small turnout for smoking-ban hearing in Pascagoula

Three people showed up to the hearing on smoking ordinances at the senior center Thursday night. The city is making efforts to gather residents' input to reach a decision on whether to pass a local smoke-free ordinance in Pascagoula.
Biloxi (MS) Sun Herald
added Apr 19, 2013 14:34
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[Mississippi] Pascagoula considers going smoke free

The question of smoking or non-smoking may not be necessary in Pascagoula in the near future. The City Council is considering a no-smoking ordinance and has scheduled hearings next week to gather residents' input on smoke-free policies.
Biloxi (MS) Sun Herald
added Apr 14, 2013 13:07
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[Mississippi] Pascagoula council eyes no-smoking ordinance

Pascagoula's City Council is considering a no-smoking ordinance. Two public hearings have been scheduled this month to gather information and opinions on such an ordinance, which could affect workplaces, restaurants and bars.
AP - Associated Press
added Apr 14, 2013 12:31
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[Mississippi] Appeals Panel Upholds Miss. Corruption Conviction

A federal appeals court panel on Friday upheld the conviction of Richard "Dickie" Scruggs, one of Mississippi's most prominent attorneys before going to prison on judicial corruption charges.
AP - Associated Press
added Apr 13, 2013 08:33
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