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[Wyoming] Jones: Look at the science behind tobacco regulation

This is an open letter to Casper voters: those who are sitting on the fence concerning the smoking amendment election on Nov. 3, those who can see both sides and may elect not to vote at all...take a close look at the scientific reasons for regulating th
Casper (WY) Star-Tribune
added Oct 27, 2015 10:24
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[Wyoming] Casper couple sues vapor cigarette dealer

Joshua and Allison Seel are suing a local vapor cigarette company after the battery in one of the devices allegedly exploded in Joshua Seel's left pant pocket, burning his leg and genitals, according to the lawsuit filed Tuesday. “These batteries are ext
Casper (WY) Star-Tribune
added May 25, 2015 22:59
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[Wyoming] VIDEO: Casper Bar Owner's Reaction to Amended Smoking Ban

With the amended smoking ban ordinance passing in its final reading last night, Casper bar owners who've seen serious losses are expecting to see business come back around. Casper residents will be allowed to smoke inside bars and private clubs upon the
KTWO (K2) (Casper, WY)
added Jun 19, 2013 20:28
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[Wyoming] Casper City Council will reconsider smoking ban

After six months of council discussions, four-hour meetings and a failed referendum effort, the Casper City Council wants to reconsider the public smoking ban. In light of its reported effect on local bar and business owners, who in January reported los
Casper (WY) Star-Tribune
added Feb 13, 2013 12:51
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[Wyoming] Revenue committee snuffs out tobacco tax increase

The state’s tax on tobacco products will remain among the lowest in the nation, as the Wyoming Legislature’s Joint Interim Revenue Committee opted to reject ...The decision came after tobacco company lobbyists argued that increasing the current tax would
Wyoming Business Report
added Sep 24, 2016 15:10
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[Wyoming] Voters approve full smoking ban in Casper

Nearly 54 percent of voters favored extending the city's smoking ban to bars, according to unofficial but complete election results. More than 6,200 people cast ballots in the election. Kim Holloway, a former member of the Casper City Council, was confi
Casper (WY) Star-Tribune
added Nov 5, 2015 01:12
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[Wyoming] Special election will determine fate of Casper smoking ban

In a reversal from its position last week, the City Council on Tuesday unanimously decided to leave the matter to voters. On Sept. 15, the Council took the first of three votes to remove the smoking ban outright. Council members on Tuesday decided to ca
Casper (WY) Star-Tribune
added Sep 23, 2015 18:27
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Wyoming lawmakers defeat cigarette tax hike

A bill that would have more than doubled the state tax on cigarettes was rejected Wednesday by lawmakers. The House Revenue Committee voted 8-1 to defeat House Bill 173.
Casper (WY) Star-Tribune
added Feb 5, 2015 10:55
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[Wyoming] Anti-Smoking Group Sues City Over Petition for Referendum

Keep Casper Smoke Free (KCSF), filed a lawsuit against the City of Casper on Wednesday that alleges at least 95 valid signatures should not have been rejected ... Here is a list of some of the voters whose signatures were rejected by the county clerk's of
Casper (WY) Citizen
added Aug 30, 2013 13:08
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[Wyoming] LETTER: It's all dope

I am a victim of secondhand smoking. I lived around heavy smokers for 35 years and my lung health is messed up from it. ... Smokers are just junkies, same as alcohol drinkers or any other dopers' dope.
Casper (WY) Star-Tribune
added Jul 16, 2013 03:44
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