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[Missouri] Jones blames reporting error for timing on tobacco company donation

State Rep. Caleb Jones hopes to defuse a potential issue for his campaign fund by amending his most recent report, filed Tuesday, that showed he received a check for $2,500 from R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. the day before his committee voted to exempt electr
Columbia (MO) Tribune
added Jul 22, 2014 15:26
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[Mississippi] Gautier modifies smoking ban

The Gautier City Council has changed the local smoking ordinance to exclude bars from having to go smoke-free and will allow businesses to have separate indoor rooms where people can smoke.
Jackson (MS) Clarion-Ledger
added Jul 18, 2014 17:34

[Missouri] Veto clears smoke on e-cigs

There is a lot of mixed information on the subject of e-cigarettes, but it is still a drug and it still has nicotine so it should be regulated, Howell said, noting there is no reason to pass a bill that bans further regulation before the FDA publishes it
Jefferson City (MO) News Tribune
added Jul 18, 2014 16:27


The FDA is under pressure to include loopholes in the final rule to exempt some products. Cigar smokers, e-cigarette users, retailers and manufacturers are flooding the FDA with comments urging exemptions and weaker regulations. The FDA needs to hear fro (CTFK)
added Jul 11, 2014 18:22

[Singapore] LETTER: NEA should stub out smoking at all eateries

Why is smoking banned in hawker centres, but not in coffee shops? A demarcated smoking area in a coffee shop is redundant. Keeping smokers in a designated area does not mean the smoke will stay within it, too.
TODAYonline (sg)
added Jul 9, 2014 19:40

[Missouri] Nixon signs legislation exempting Ameristar from smoking ban

There is fear that banning smoking at the casino would cause a drop in attendance and cost millions of dollars in tax revenue. Another state law allows cities with at least 75,000 people to make their own smoking ban laws. This could have endangered smo
KMOV-TV (St. Louis, MO)
added Jul 9, 2014 19:19

[Indiana] LETTER: Indy smoking ban is unconstitutional

Indy Tavern League has challenged the Indianapolis smoking ban ... the reason the Evansville smoking ban was deemed unconstitutional was because it did not treat all Indiana citizens the same....filed a motion in Marion County court asking that the Indian
Indianapolis (IN) Star
added Jul 4, 2014 11:12

[Netherlands] Small bars to lose smoking exemption

Bars and restaurants will all have to comply with the smoking ban after Parliament voted with a majority of 76 against 70. This means that small bars who have been able to hold out up to now, will also be removing ashtrays from tables.
NL Times (nl)
added Jul 3, 2014 04:27

[Netherlands] Smoking to be banned in all cafes and bars as MPs vote for change

the amendment, which was passed by 76 votes to 70. The new law still has to be voted on by the senate, but is likely to pass there as well. The ban, brought in six years ago, is widely flouted in bigger bars, cafes and nightclubs as well. (nl)
added Jul 2, 2014 12:04

[Indiana] Kokomo City Council To Consider City Wide Smoking Ban

In Kokomo only taverns, bars, tobacco outlets and fraternal organizations are exempt from the city’s smoking ban. A proposed ordinance would prohibit smoking in all public places, including those exempt. “Breathe Easy”, a group formed by county resident
Indiana Public Media - WFIU / WTIU
added Jun 28, 2014 09:24
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