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Louisiana Legislator Seeks Tighter Smoking Ban

A Louisiana legislator is looking to make the state’s smoking ban even more restrictive by prohibiting smoking in all bars and casinos, as well as…

Weekly News (May 18, 2015)

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New Orleans Cigar Bar Gets Exemption

Amidst a busy round of exemptions to the city’s zoning ordinance voted on yesterday, the New Orleans City Council passed a revised amendment that will…

Weekly News (April 27, 2015)

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Lafayette, La. Seeking to Ban Smoking in Bars

With New Orleans clearing the way for smoking bans in bars and clubs, Lafayette, La. has announced that it will put a similar proposal to…

New Orleans Smoking Ban Begins Tomorrow

On Friday, a judge denied a restraining order brought on by a lawsuit from Harrah’s Casinos and over 50 other bars that would have temporarily…

New Orleans City Council Voting on Three Smoking Ban Ammendments Tomorrow

On April 22, a new smoking ban will go into effect in New Orleans, tomorrow, the City Council will take up three amendments to the controversial…

Weekly News (March 16, 2015)

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New Orleans Smoking Ban Facing Amendments

At today’s City Council meeting, five different amendments to the soon-to-be-enacted smoking ban in New Orleans will be heard. The new law, which takes effect…

Weekly News (March 2, 2015)

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Exemption Debated in New Orleans Smoking Ban

The livelihood at one bar is causing quite a stir in New Orleans. Councilwoman Nadine Ramsey is proposing a new definition of what a “tobacco…