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[Montana] Bitterroot tobacco prevention chief proposes ecigarette ban

Ravalli County could join other counties like Missoula and Yellowstone Counties in banning ecigarettes from being used in enclosed public spaces. Ravalli County Tobacco Prevention specialist Lyndsay Stover wants to include ecigarettes in the Bitterroot'
NBC Montana (KECI, KTVM, KCFW)
added Apr 19, 2018 15:40
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[Montana] Will state's voters get fired up over tobacco tax?

Efforts are underway to put a proposal on the Nov. 6 ballot that would add $2 to the price of cigarettes to extend the state’s Medicaid expansion program. Ballot issue No. 9, also known as the Healthy Montana Initiative, was filed Feb. 22 by several heal
Great Falls (MT) Tribune
added Apr 14, 2018 21:58
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[Montana] After smoke forced closure, Missoula children’s museum finds new home at Toole Crossing

The Families First Children’s Museum, after already being closed for nearly four months, made the decision to vacate its downtown Missoula location for a new home.
The Missoulian
added Apr 4, 2018 05:54
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[Montana] Missoula Children's Museum to move after smoke concerns

believes they have grounds to break their lease agreement... Museum patrons began sending complaints of tobacco smell to the Missoula-County Health Department months ago which led to the Health Board filing a lawsuit against the Fool’s End Cigar Club, loc
KPAX CBS 8 (Missoula, MT)
added Apr 2, 2018 15:35
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[Montana] Yellowstone County asks judge to drop tavern group's lawsuit over new smoking ban

The local health board is asking a judge to dismiss a lawsuit from tavern owners over contentious new smoking restrictions in Yellowstone County. The Yellowstone County Tavern Association sued the Yellowstone City-County Health Department on Feb. 16. Th
Billings (MT) Gazette
added Mar 23, 2018 21:12
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[Montana] EDITORIAL: Gazette opinion: Clear urgency for Yellowstone County’s indoor air rule

Here’s the problem: E-cigarettes use aerosolized nicotine rather than burning tobacco, so they do produce fewer toxins than smoking cigarettes. But additives and solvents in e-cigraettes – even in e-cigarettes without nicotine — can form carcinogenic com
Billings (MT) Gazette
added Mar 23, 2018 21:11
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[Montana] Tavern owners' lawsuit: 20-foot smoking buffer rule 'slipped through' with little public support

Local tavern owners have sued the county over a new 20-foot ban on smoking or vaping outside of businesses, saying the board issued the rule in a “soft totalitarian” manner designed to suppress public participation. The lawsuit, filed by the Yellowstone
Billings (MT) Gazette
added Mar 23, 2018 21:09
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[Montana] City Council nails down new smoking ordinance for all indoor public places

After weeks of debate and additional work with the American Cancer Society, members of the Missoula City Council on Wednesday unanimously approved a modernized smoking ordinance – one that could also see the Montana Tobacco Use Prevention Program update
Missoula (MT) Current
added Mar 15, 2018 15:52
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[Montana] The cloudy debate around Missoula's vape laws

Missoula’s new smoking law is at once needed, inevitable, fair and likely to hurt businesses, depending on whom you ask...updates and expands the 2006 Montana Clean Indoor Air Act to ban vaping indoors, and all types of smoking in certain outdoor areas,
The Missoulian
added Mar 11, 2018 15:08
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[Montana] Yellowstone County Tavern Association sues county over smoking rule

filed a lawsuit alleging the new rule that prohibits people from smoking within 20 feet of public entryways was passed in an “anti-democratic and soft totalitarian fashion” and harms local businesses. The suit was filed on behalf of the tavern associatio
KTVQ (Billings, MT)
added Mar 6, 2018 15:25
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