Orleans Parish

New Orleans Smoking Ban Proposal Expected in November

This November, Councilwoman LaToya Cantrell is expected to introduce legislation that would ban smoking in New Orleans bars, casinos, public parks and around government buildings.  If...
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New Orleans Councilwoman Seeks Bar Smoking Ban

New Orleans Councilwoman Latoya Cantrell is about to kick off on a city-wide campaign that she hopes will drum up support to make all bars in...
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New Orleans Cigar Tax Increase Bill Fails

A bill in the Louisiana State Legislature that would have allowed Orleans Parish to charge an additional tax on cigars failed by a 6-7 vote in...
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