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[Maryland] Vaping advocate says Howard council should take inspiration from Baltimore law

Howard County should follow Baltimore's lead and allow bars and restaurants to choose whether or not to allow vaping, rather than banning the practice altogether, the leader of an association of vaping businesses told the County Council Monday night.
Baltimore (MD) Sun
added Jun 21, 2015 16:44
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[Canada] Health Unit 'thrilled' with smoking ban

Smoke-Free Ontario Act Amendments may take a bit of getting used to for local municipalities.... Jordan said the Health Unit is “thrilled” with the new amendments banning smoking within 20 metres of playgrounds, sports fields and on patios. “These amendm
Cobourg (Ont) Daily Star (ca)
added May 30, 2015 10:10
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Editorial: Loophole for e-cigarettes, vaping needs to be closed ($$)

Proposed regulations for the liquids used in electronic cigarettes have advanced in the General Assembly, but significantly, “vaping” would not be added to the state’s smoking ban. The state Senate and House have approved by wide margins similar bills o
Columbus (IN) Republic
added Mar 27, 2015 14:51
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[Michigan] Rochester joins communities with e-cigarette ban

This latest ordinance, passed unanimously by Rochester City Council on Feb. 9, prohibits selling or otherwise providing minors with e-cigarettes as well as their possession by minors. It also forbids minors from furnishing e-cigarettes to other minors.
Daily Oakland (MI) Press
added Feb 18, 2015 16:16
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[Louisiana] Nadine Ramsey to kill her proposed exemption for Harrah's Casino under New Orleans smoking ban

City Councilwoman Nadine Ramsey plans to pull her proposal that Harrah's Casino in downtown New Orleans should be granted reprieve from the brand-new, citywide ban on smoking, her chief of staff, Kara Johnson, said ..."It was a misunderstanding," Johnson
New Orleans (LA) Times Picayune
added Jan 26, 2015 21:52
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[Louisiana] Abbeville Adopts Smoke-Free Air Ordinance

It forbids smoking in places like city parks, government buildings, government vehicles, and even forbids smoking inside private businesses. However, bars and bingo halls are exempt from the new ordinance.
KATC TV-3 (Lafayette, LA)
added Sep 17, 2014 17:55
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[Nebraska] High court snuffs out smoking in cigar bars

Just how soon the state’s shops that sell tobacco products and 11 cigar bars will have to halt smoking in their establishments was not immediately clear. They could ask the court to reconsider the ruling, a request that is rarely granted.
Lexington (NE) Clipper Herald
added Sep 3, 2014 10:02
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Nebraska Supreme Court: No smoking in cigar bars

ruled Friday that the state can not allow smoking in cigar bars and tobacco retail outlets, when it bans smoking in other retail establishments. The exemption written into the state law is unconstitutional, according to the court. The court was divided
KETV/TheOmahaChannel.com
added Aug 29, 2014 13:16
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[Ohio] More casinos hope to add slot machines for smokers

By the end of the year, smokers who like to play the slots could be able to do both at 9 of the state’s 11 casinos and racinos. The Hollywood casinos in Columbus and Toledo and Horseshoe Cincinnati are seeking permission from the Ohio Casino Control Com
Columbus (OH) Dispatch
added Aug 14, 2014 02:37
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[Wisconsin] Doctors oppose e-cigarette bill; smokers in favor

Los Angeles City Council on Tuesday voted to ban the use of electronic cigarettes in workplaces and public areas. Sen. Glenn Grothman's bill would do the opposite, explicitly allowing e-cigarette users to inhale the nicotine-laced vapors indoors despite
AP - Associated Press
added Mar 6, 2014 14:23
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