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[Missouri] Hookah, Vaping, Cigar Lounges Would Fall Under Smoking Ban in St. Louis County

A smoking ban on St. Louis County ballots this November could mean big changes for a much broader swath of businesses than just bars where smoking is currently permitted. If the proposed ban were to go into effect, smoking would be prohibited in public
St. Louis (MO) Riverfront Times
added Sep 17, 2018 15:17
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[Missouri] Lawsuit seeks stricter St. Charles County smoking ban proposal on November ballot

A judge Tuesday gave St. Charles County Elections Director Rich Chrismer until Sept. 10 to respond to a lawsuit seeking to put a strict smoking ban petition on the Nov. 6 ballot. The lawsuit, filed Friday by three residents and a nonprofit health group,
St. Louis (MO) Post-Dispatch
added Sep 6, 2018 13:59
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[Missouri] County voters could weigh a pair of smoking bans in November election

authorities last week certified that a petition drive backed by the American Heart Association’s Committee for a Healthy Community gathered more than 30,000 signatures...A second petition drive backed by the new River City Casino owner, Penn National Gami
Call Newspapers (St. Louis, MO)
added Sep 5, 2018 00:38
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[Missouri] Residents of public housing in St. Louis must smoke outside to stay put

“You try to do right, but you feel like your rights are being taken away from you as a smoker, as a tenant,” said Parker, 75. All housing organizations receiving federal funds must comply with the ban. The new rule went into effect in July, but some age
90.7 KWMU-FM (St. Louis, MO)
added Aug 31, 2018 12:07
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[Missouri] Civil Rights : Inmate Action – Secondhand Smoke – Punitive Damages ($$)

Washington v. Denney (MLW No. 71983/Case No. 17-2747 – 21 pages) (U.S. Court of Appeals, 8th Circuit, Smith, J.)
Missouri Lawyers Media
added Aug 28, 2018 04:49
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[Missouri] Editorial: Time to clear the air on casino smoking

this whole bi-county, multi-front battle presses a bigger issue: It’s time for Missouri to quit piddling around, join the 21st century and 30-plus other states and pass a statewide indoor smoking ban without exceptions. And it should include casinos.
St. Louis (MO) Post-Dispatch
added Aug 20, 2018 15:50
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[Missouri] Smoking ban exempting casino, bars to be considered Monday by St. Charles County Council

A late-breaking effort is underway on the St. Charles County Council to put on the Nov. 6 election ballot an indoor smoking ban with exemptions for many bars and Ameristar Casino. The measure, which could be voted on by the council Monday night, would b
St. Louis (MO) Post-Dispatch
added Aug 12, 2018 18:32
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[Missouri] Petitions submitted by casino-funded group to put limited smoking restriction on Nov. 6 St. Louis County ballot

A committee funded by the owner of the Hollywood Casino turned in on Wednesday almost 53,000 signatures...the mayor of Maryland Heights — where the casino is situated — has asked the County Election Board to disqualify from the same ballot a much stricter
St. Louis (MO) Post-Dispatch
added Aug 9, 2018 17:21
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[Missouri] VIDEO: New rule prevents smoking in all public housing

Plesetta Clayton from the American Lung Association in Missouri said the association is going to help people with the transition of this new rule by providing a variety of resources. For more information and to see those resources go to www.lung.org.
KTVI myfox St. Louis (MO)
added Jul 31, 2018 20:38
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[Missouri] Public housing goes smoke-free: HUD implements new rule, effective July 30

“Secondhand smoke is a serious health threat, and can linger in rooms and even travel between homes in multi-unit housing,” said Plesetta Clayton, director of health promotions for the American Lung Association in Missouri. “There is no safe level of exp
St. Louis American Newspaper
added Jul 31, 2018 20:03
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