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Mobile, Alabama Smoking Ban Struck Down

Mobile, Alabama Smoking Ban Struck Down

Be Sociable, Share! Tweet Public smoking bans aren’t going away anytime soon, but if other states and cities started to follow the example of Mobile, Alabama, then at least some common sense can be applied to them. A measure that would have banned all forms of public smoking failed to get enough votes, primarily because [...]

July 11, 2012 Kyle Newton News & Politics 0

NY Graphic Displays In Tobacco Shops to Be Removed

NY Graphic Displays In Tobacco Shops to Be Removed

Be Sociable, Share! Tweet The debate over cigarette displays is one that has been raging for some time now. Some places feel that cigarette displays should be made illegal altogether. However New York City Mayor Mike Bloomberg feels that cigarette displays, much like certain cigarette packs across the country, should feature graphic warning posters showing [...]

July 11, 2012 Kyle Newton News & Politics 1

Alabama Town’s Smoking Ordinance Hurting Bar and Restaurant Business

Alabama Town’s Smoking Ordinance Hurting Bar and Restaurant Business

Be Sociable, Share! Tweet One Alabama town’s smoking ordinance is causing a big headache for bar and restaurant owners with many saying their very business is threatened. The public smoking ordinance in Vestavia Hills, Alabama has a rather standard policy in regards to public smoking: no smoking in bars or restaurants. This is something you [...]

July 10, 2012 Kyle Newton News & Politics 0

Smoking Orangutan Forced To Quit

Smoking Orangutan Forced To Quit

Be Sociable, Share! Tweet The image of an orangutan smoking a cigarette is one that probably gets a few chuckles, but it’s one that has actually stirred up a very serious reaction. Tori, a fifteen year old Indonesian Orangutan has been smoking for years. It’s that reason why she has been one of the biggest [...]

July 10, 2012 Kyle Newton News & Politics 0

Why Smoking in the Media Isn’t As Big A Deal As We Think

Why Smoking in the Media Isn’t As Big A Deal As We Think

Be Sociable, Share! Tweet There has been a big deal made of smoking in the media as of late. The argument has been made that smoking, no matter what the context, in the media is more likely to make teenagers and young adults want to pick up smoking. It’s a debate that has been heard [...]

July 10, 2012 Kyle Newton News & Politics 0

The Cigarette Packaging Argument

The Cigarette Packaging Argument

Be Sociable, Share! Tweet No matter what way you slice it there is one thing that many anti-smoking advocates agree on: they want cigarette packs to be as unappealing to smokers as possible. The only problem is that anti-smoking groups just can’t seem to agree on what they want the packaging to look like. On [...]

July 6, 2012 Kyle Newton News & Politics 0

Discarded Cigarette Causes House Fire

Discarded Cigarette Causes House Fire

Be Sociable, Share! Tweet It is no secret that many places in the southern United States are in a huge heat wave right now, bring about many extremely dry areas. For many people properly disposing of their cigarettes means flicking them out of a car window or even off a porch. In such dry weather [...]

July 6, 2012 Kyle Newton News & Politics 1

Man Robs Tobacco Warehouse

Man Robs Tobacco Warehouse

Be Sociable, Share! Tweet In what seems like a scene out of a bad crime film, a tobacco warehouse in Conway, Arkansas was robbed by an armed man. Surprisingly the robber didn’t steal any tobacco products, just the money that was in and under the till. The clerk that was manning the register at the [...]

July 6, 2012 Kyle Newton News & Politics 0

Cigarette Butts Are a Big Factor In Smoking Bans In Parks

Cigarette Butts Are a Big Factor In Smoking Bans In Parks

Be Sociable, Share! Tweet Non smokers these days have been conditioned to dislike cigarettes and to a somewhat lesser degree smokers themselves. The media has painted smoking in such a negative light to where you only see smoking in the media if it is being done by the villain of a film. A lot of [...]

July 6, 2012 Kyle Newton News & Politics 0

Why Banning Tobacco Displays Won’t Help Anything

Why Banning Tobacco Displays Won’t Help Anything

Be Sociable, Share! Tweet There has been a recent push in many states as of late to ban convenience stores and tobacco shops from having their tobacco displays anywhere in sight of the customers. The most common reason that proponents of this idea have given for it is because they feel that the displays make [...]

July 5, 2012 Kyle Newton News & Politics 1
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