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A petition drive largely financed by Ameristar Casino turned in signatures Wednesday aimed at spurring a countywide vote in November on a smoking ban that would exempt the casino and many bars and restaurants.
Aug 9, 2012 St. Louis (MO) Post-Dispatch
added Aug 9, 2012 13:10
In Valley visit, senator pushes his measure that would bar regulation of large and premium smokes.
Aug 8, 2012 Allentown (PA) Morning Call
added Aug 8, 2012 20:30
The city council is considering a ban like the one recently passed in Indianapolis. It makes in smoking bars illegal, but allows it in private clubs -- places such as the American Legion, Moose, Eagles and VFW.
Aug 7, 2012 WIBC 91.3 FM (Indianapolis, IN)
added Aug 8, 2012 17:45
Mr. Frankel wants to amend state law so counties or municipalities would have the power to set tougher smoking regulations than the state law. . . . has merit, and it just might have a greater chance of success. Quitting isn't easy, but it is possible.
Jul 29, 2012 Pittsburgh (PA) Post-Gazette
added Jul 29, 2012 14:03
Health advocates: Pennsylvania's no-smoking law has too many loopholes
Jul 27, 2012 Pittsburgh (PA) Post-Gazette
added Jul 27, 2012 13:41
Ameristar Casino and bar owners have banded together to create a bogus ordinance called the St. Charles County Nonsmoker Protection Act. They are using their employees to gather enough signatures to place the ordinance on the ballot this November. To get
Jul 26, 2012 St. Louis (MO) Post-Dispatch
added Jul 26, 2012 02:33
[Indiana] Evansville attorney announces intent to file federal lawsuit against city over smoking ban
On behalf of local tavern owners and private clubs, Evansville attorney Les Shively said he’s filing a federal lawsuit against the city in response to Evansville’s smoking ban. Shively said he plans to file the suit in the Southern Indiana U.S. District
Jul 20, 2012 Evansville (IN) Courier & Press
added Jul 20, 2012 15:53
Jul 20, 2012 WTVW Fox 7 (Evansville, IN)
added Jul 20, 2012 15:52
But the committee declined to pursue a ban on smoking in private clubs.
Jul 20, 2012 Portland (ME) Press-Herald
added Jul 20, 2012 03:34
Smoking anything other than medically-prescribed marijuana at San Francisco street fairs, festivals and other outdoor events held on city property would be banned under new legislation before the Board of Supervisors.
Jul 19, 2012 Channel 2000 (KCBS) (Los Angeles, CA)
added Jul 20, 2012 02:30