The last time Florida changed state laws regarding banning smoking at public beaches and parks, cigars were exempt. This time, there’s no cigar carve out.
Cigar smokers can still light up on Clearwater’s beaches.
State law says smoking cigars on the beach should remain legal.
The cigar maker did not win the Republican nomination in Tuesday’s election.
Cities and counties are now able to enact their own smoking bans, but they can’t ban smoking cigars.
Eddie Tarazona has launched his campaign for a seat in the U.S. House of Representatives.
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