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[Wyoming] Smoking ban gains acceptance in Cheyenne

If Cheyenne’s experience is any indication, the debate will be passionate at first, but then recede into quiet acceptance once the ordinance goes into effect.
Casper (WY) Star-Tribune
added Jul 10, 2012 07:52
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[Wyoming] Standing on a ‘slippery slope’ of evidence

Richard O’Gara, director of the Wyoming Center for Business & Economic Analysis, said the city of Cheyenne faced the same opposing rhetoric as Casper: assertions of an impending loss in restaurant and bar business. But nearly six years after the ban was
Casper (WY) Star-Tribune
added Jul 10, 2012 07:49
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[Wyoming] Casper City Council supports referendum effort

The Casper City Council may have passed a city-wide smoking ban on Tuesday, but city voters will likely have the final say.
Casper (WY) Star-Tribune
added Jul 10, 2012 07:45
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[Wyoming] LETTER: More rules, less freedom

In the June 21 article, "Casper City Council supports referendum effort, Rachel Bailey, spokeswoman for Smokefree Natrona County, said: "The group asks those in favor of the ban not to sign anything in order to let the law take effect." This sounds like
Casper (WY) Star-Tribune
added Jul 10, 2012 07:42
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[Wyoming] City of Casper receives first round of smoking ban petitions

If not enough signatures are collected by the deadline, a city-wide public smoking ban will begin Sept. 1.
Billings (MT) Gazette
added Jul 10, 2012 07:39
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[Wyoming] Casper City Council approves smoking ban

Councilmen Paul Bertoglio and Bill Brauer cast the only votes against the ban, although they joined the rest of the council in voting in favor of the Sept. 1 start date, which Bertoglio had proposed. The start date could be effected by the success of a
Casper (WY) Star-Tribune
added Jun 20, 2012 06:48
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[Wyoming] No jail time for smoking violation - Final council vote scheduled June 19

The Casper City Council is expected to pass a non-smoking ordinance at its regular meeting June 19, even as opponents are drawing up a petition to overturn the ordinance to be placed on the general election ballot in November.
Casper (WY) Journal
added Jun 18, 2012 22:26
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[Wyoming] Casper's smoking ban penalty stays the same for now

Councilman Paul Meyer, who requested an amendment reducing the penalty’s severity, decided it was best left as is by the end of discussion. He had proposed reducing the misdemeanor status to decriminalize the offense and suggested a fine of $250 before de
Casper (WY) Star-Tribune
added Jun 14, 2012 19:22
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[Wyoming] LETTER: Smoking ban hearing is a farce

Well, I spoke at the Casper City Council meeting on the expanded smoking ban. What a farce. Most of these council members are so prejudiced against smoking that there's no way that a fair and impartial hearing can be held
Casper (WY) Star-Tribune
added Jun 10, 2012 12:50
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[Wyoming] LETTER: Who Owns the Air?

Casper (WY) Star-Tribune
added Jun 10, 2012 12:45
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