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Louisville, Ky. Council Votes Against Cigar Bars

Cigar bars will remain banned in Louisville, Ky. Yesterday, the Lousiville Metro Council voted 11-15 on a cigar bar ordinance. Because the measure failed to…

Augusta, Ga. Changes Law to Allow for Cigar Bars

Cigar bars are becoming legal in Augusta, Ga. Yesterday, the Augusta Commission voted 8-2 in favor of modifying the city’s smoke-free ordinance to allow for…

New Hampshire Cigar Bars Will be Allowed to Serve Food

A bit of cigar legislation was included in a recent signing of bills by New Hampshire Gov. Chris Sununu, as the executive gave his approval…

Bloomington, Minn. To Ban Flavored Tobacco Sales, Limit Tobacco Retailer Licenses

The Bloomington City Council has voted in favor of an ordinance that will both ban the sale of flavored tobacco products and limit the number…

South Carolina House Passes Bill Restricting Local Tobacco Laws

Earlier today, the South Carolina House of Representatives passed a law that would restrict local governments from enforcing stricter tobacco laws including the banning of…

North Dakota Senate Defeats Cigar Lounge Bill

The North Dakota Senate has snuffed out the hopes of cigar smokers looking to see cigar bars and lounges open in the state, as the…

Montana Bill to Allow Cigar Bars Tabled

A bill that would have allowed for the creation and licensing of cigar bars that had been making its way through the Montana Legislature came…

Michigan Cigar Lounges Can Reopen Monday

After six weeks of being legally closed, cigar lounges in Michigan can reopen to patrons beginning Monday, March 22. An order from the Michigan Department…

Mail Order Shipments of Cigars to South Dakota Will Be Allowed Next Year

Next year, the residents of South Dakota will once again be able to purchase cigars from online and catalog retailers and have them shipped into…

North Dakota House of Representatives Approves Bill Allowing Cigar Bars & Lounges

A bill in the North Dakota legislature seeking to allow cigar bars and lounges to open in the state has cleared its first major hurdle,…

West Hollywood, Calif. Bans Flavored Tobacco Products

Effective Sept. 15, the sale of flavored tobacco products will no longer be allowed in West Hollywood, Calif. Yesterday, the West Hollywood City Council voted…