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Alabama Legislature Will Consider Raising Tobacco Age to 21

When the Alabama Legislature begins its 2018 session today, one of the proposals it will take up is HB 47, a bill seeking to raise...
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Anniston, Ala. Considering Expanding Cigar Bar Rules

Last year, Anniston, Ala. kept a law allowing for cigar bars within the northeastern Alabama city—now it’s already considering loosening the rules about where cigar bars can be...
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Smoking Ban Comes to Mountain Brook, Ala. Today

A new smoking ban is coming to the Birmingham, Ala. suburb of Mountain Brook today, as smoking is now prohibited in the majority of public...
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Anniston, Ala. Cigar Bar Exemption Remains

Cigar bars are still welcome in Anniston, Ala. Yesterday, the Anniston City Council voted 3-1, with one abstaining, to not remove the cigar bar exemption...
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Anniston, Ala. Could Revoke Cigar Bar Exemption in Smoking Ban

The era of being able to light up in a cigar bar in Anniston, Ala. could soon come to an end, as the city council has asked...
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Mobile, Ala. Expands Smoking Ban to Parks

At its meeting on Tuesday, the city council of Mobile, Ala. approved an expansion of its existing smoking ban in public places that now covers...
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Tuscaloosa, Ala. Going Tobacco-Free on City Property Next Year

As of Jan. 1, 2016, it will be illegal to use tobacco of any kind on any property-both inside or outdoor-that is owned by the...
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Smoking Ban Starts Today in Gadsden, Ala.

One month after it was supposed to begin, a new smoking ban is in effect in Gadsden, Ala today. The ordinance was passed in June...
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Gadsden, Ala. Sets Feb. 1 as Start of Smoking Ban

After delaying the start of a new smoking ban that was supposed to kick in on Jan. 1, the Gadsden City Council decided on Tuesday...
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Gadsden, Ala. Delays New Smoking Ban

Smokers in Gadsden, Ala. were counting down the final days of being a city without a smoking ban, as an ordinance passed by the city...
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Montgomery, Ala. Starts Process of Enacting Smoking Ban (Update)

A smoking ban is on the agenda for the Montgomery City Council tonight, but the proposal’s sponsor doesn’t seem to think it will reach a...
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