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East Baton Rouge Parish, La. Bans Smoking in Bars and Casinos

Another Louisiana city as snuffed out smoking in its bars and casinos, as on Wednesday the East Baton Rouge Parish Metro Council approved an ordinance…

Weekly News (July 3, 2017)

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Weekly News (June 12, 2017)

Editor’s note: This week, halfwheel extends our condolences to the friends and family of Bob Moreno, who passed away earlier this week. Moreno was a long-time cigar industry…

Weekly News (April 18, 2016)

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Baton Rouge, La. Rejects Smoking Ban Expansion

Unlike New Orleans, smoking will remain legal in bars and casinos in Louisiana’s capital. Last night the Baton Rouge voted 6-6 on a proposal that…

Weekly News (March 28, 2016)

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Baton Rouge, La. Considers Banning Smoking in Bars & Casinos

First it was New Orleans, now the second largest city in New Orleans will consider banning smoking in bars and casinos. The ordinance, which is…