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[Colorado] Supporters withdraw push for marijuana ballot measure

Supporters of a proposed ballot initiative to allow marijuana use in some Denver clubs, bars and hotels withdrew the measure Thursday while they negotiate with city officials amid concerns the measure could hurt Denver's reputation.
AP - Associated Press
added Sep 3, 2015 21:02
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[Colorado] Supporters withdraw push for marijuana ballot measure | Daily Mail Online

Supporters of a proposed ballot initiative to allow marijuana use in some Denver clubs, bars and hotels withdrew the measure Thursday while they negotiate with city officials amid concerns the measure could hurt Denver's reputation.
AP - Associated Press
added Sep 3, 2015 21:02
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Plan to ban smoking in all New York hotel rooms

Hotels and motels in New York may no longer offer smoking rooms if a bill proposed by state lawmaker Ken Zebrowski passes. The measure, which was introduced last week, was brought about by Zebrowski's personal experience. "I travel and spend a lot of ti
CNN/Money
added Sep 3, 2015 18:16
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[Colorado] Advocates in Denver, Home to Legal Marijuana, Seek Public Place to Smoke

advocates are seeking to allow legal pot use to tiptoe ever so slightly into public, into establishments like bars or clubs that cater to over-21 crowds. Supporters are calling it “limited social cannabis use.”
New York Times
added Sep 2, 2015 20:30
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[Iowa] Casinos continue to bet on smoking

Money isn’t the only thing being bet on with Iowa’s newest casino [“A $40 million bet on Jefferson’s new casino,” Aug.1]. Seven years after Iowa’s smoke-free-air law went into effect exempting gaming floors, the state continues to gamble with the health
Des Moines (IA) Register
added Aug 12, 2015 13:37
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[Missouri] LETTER: Smoking ban gives city's casinos an advantage over small bars

the St. Louis City Smoke-Free Air Act of 2009 allows casinos, even casinos not yet in existence, to have smoking on their gaming floors for years to come. The ban's five-year sunset clause applies only to small bars. The smoking exemption for city casinos
St. Louis (MO) Post-Dispatch
added Jul 26, 2015 05:42
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[Missouri] City's smoking ban exemptions headed for expiration

The smoking ban went into force in 2011 with a set of five-year exemptions. St. Louis County enacted a similar ban the same year. Unless the city changes its law, those exemptions will be gone — turning the city completely smoke-free. Any extension app
St. Louis (MO) Post-Dispatch
added Jul 25, 2015 15:39
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[California] San Mateo considers stronger anti-smoking ordinance

City Council voiced support Monday night for banning cigarette smoking in all multifamily dwellings and public parks as well as "public service areas" where people congregate such as bus stops and ATM and movie theater lines.
San Jose (CA) Mercury-News
added Jul 22, 2015 12:19
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[California] San Mateo moves toward more stringent smoking ban: Ordinance considers e-cigs, marijuana, smoking in multi-unit apartments

a proposed ordinance that would include banning cigarette smoke in all multi-family dwellings as well as within a 30-foot to 50-foot radius and prohibit any kind of smoking — which includes marijuana — in public parks and service areas such as ATMs, bus
San Mateo (CA) Daily Journal
added Jul 22, 2015 12:18
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POLANSKY: Why the Touchstone loophole in Disney's new movie smoking policy is important

The one Disney film label unnamed in Disney’s policy update is Touchstone, which it uses to release PG-13 films from DreamWorks... Other major studios’ tobacco depiction policies also do not cover these sorts of arrangements either, giving the studios th
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Jul 19, 2015 22:05
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