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[West Virginia] Health report: W.Va.'s anti-smoking policies must be stricter

“Comprehensive Tobacco Control Policies in West Virginia — Going from Intersection to Integration,” appeared in the July-August issue of the West Virginia Medical Journal. ...found that the Mountain State’s adult smoking rate has not declined significantl
Charleston (WV) Gazette
added Aug 17, 2014 07:22
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[Kentucky, West Virginia] Morrisey seeks money from Ky. tobacco company

West Virginia Attorney General’s office has filed a lawsuit against a Kentucky tobacco company for not placing money in an escrow account related to 1998’s landmark Master Settlement Agreement.
West Virginia Record
added Jul 16, 2014 18:50
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[West Virginia] Bingo operation challenges Berkeley County smoking ban

A circuit judge issued a temporary restraining order Tuesday that allows a bingo operation to continue to allow players to smoke while the legality of the Berkeley County Board of Health’s smoking ban at such gaming facilities is reviewed by the state tr
Hagerstown (MD) Herald-Mail
added Jul 3, 2014 03:38
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[West Virginia] Berkeley board bans smoking in bars, private clubs

Beginning July 1, smokers in Berkeley County won’t be able to light up in bars and private clubs. Media outlets report that the Berkeley County Health Department’s board voted Tuesday to expand the county’s smoking ban to bars and private clubs.
AP - Associated Press
added May 7, 2014 18:02
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[West Virginia] Vets organizations to halt donations over smoking ban

Under the threat of a ban, Post 6450 is putting a temporary moratorium on all charitable donations until its financial picture becomes more clear. Other Hancock County veterans' organizations, as well as Mountaineer Casino, Racetrack & Resort, may follow
Weirton (WV) Daily Times
added May 6, 2014 08:34
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[West Virginia] Health Department Can't Snuff Out Wafting Cigarette Smoke

While no-smoking signs are posted at the front of the building, people and workers still are permitted to smoke on the structure's front porch and in the rear where an employee-only entrance is situated. At the early voting polling site, located inside
Wheeling (WV) News-Register
added May 6, 2014 08:33
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[West Virginia] Berkeley board considers smoking ban expansion

Berkeley County Health Department board is expected to discuss the proposal at its meeting on Tuesday. The proposed expansion would ban smoking in bars, private clubs and public places such as parks, including electronic cigarettes.
AP - Associated Press
added May 5, 2014 20:44
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[West Virginia] Berkeley County isn’t alone in moving toward smoking bans ($$)

MARTINSBURG - Berkeley County isn't the first - and probably won't be the last - community in West Virginia to move towards a total ban of smoking in public places.
Martinsburg (WV) Journal
added May 5, 2014 20:43
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[West Virginia] Berkeley County health board considers adding more places to smoking ban

The Berkeley County Health Department board is expected to discuss the proposal at its meeting on Tuesday. The proposed expansion would ban smoking in bars, private clubs and public places such as parks, including electronic cigarettes.
AP - Associated Press
added May 4, 2014 23:03
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[West Virginia] Opponents of smoking ban speak out

NEW CUMBERLAND-Opponents of a proposed countywide smoking ban took their increasingly vocal campaign to the Hancock County Courthouse ... The racetrack casino, one of four in West Virginia, belongs to the group No2theBan.com, whose members are waging a
East Liverpool (OH) Review
added May 2, 2014 06:25
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