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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] 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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[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] St. Charles County voters may vote on indoor smoking ban

St. Charles County voters may get a chance to ban indoor smoking on the November ballot. The group, Smoke-Free St. Charles, turned in a petition with over 30,000 signature to county officials.
KTVI myfox St. Louis (MO)
added Jul 27, 2018 05:23
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[Missouri] Effort to ban indoor smoking in St. Charles County takes another step toward

Health groups on Wednesday morning turned in petitions with about 34,000 signatures aimed at putting a strict countywide indoor smoking ban on the Nov. 6 election ballot.
St. Louis (MO) Post-Dispatch
added Jul 26, 2018 04:29
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[Missouri] Dueling smoking ban proposals could face St. Louis County, St. Charles County voters

Voters in St. Louis and St. Charles counties could see rival sets of indoor smoking bans on the Nov. 6 ballot — a strict, no-exemption plan promoted by health groups and weaker ones offered by affected businesses. In St. Louis County, the owner of Hollyw
St. Louis (MO) Post-Dispatch
added Jul 26, 2018 03:27
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