Category: Smoking Bans

Smoking In Cars With Children Illegal

Using the excuse once again to protect children from secondhand smoke, starting on October 1, 2015 in England and Wales, it will be illegal to smoke in a car (or other vehicles) with anyone...

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Astoria, Oregon to Ban Smoking in Parks

As we continue down the slippery slope, Astoria Oregon is the latest to announce a smoking ban in outdoor places… in this case the public parks. The ban would apply to traditional parks as...

Smoking Banned at Outdoor Beach

Anti-smokers have longed complained about dealing with second hand smoke in enclosed areas. As their momentum has picked up, they are now targeting smokers who choose to light up out of doors. A lot...

Reynolds American Announces Workplace Smoking Ban

The second-largest U.S. cigarette company, Reynolds American, announced recently it’s banning employees from smoking at their work spaces. The Winston-Salem, North Carolina-based business – maker of the legendary Camel and Pall Mall smokes –...

Boston Smoking Ban

Smokers in Boston now face a $250 fine if they exercise their right to light up in city-run parks. The ban covers the 251 parks, squares, cemeteries and other spaces run by the Parks...

California Bill Would Ban Smoking in Apartments, Condos

California Bill Would Ban Smoking in Apartments, Condos

It’s move-in day. You’re sitting in the great new condo you just bought. And suddenly you catch a whiff of cigarettes coming from next door. If you’re a healthy-living type, your home-buyer happiness may...

Learn How To Follow The Smoking Laws

Learn How To Follow The Smoking Laws

Smoking laws have changed and been updated over the years to put an unjust burden on business owners. If you are opening up a business you more than anyone needs to be aware of...

NYC Council Bans Smoking In Parks, Beaches

NYC Council Bans Smoking In Parks, Beaches

The city that never sleeps is moving closer to becoming the city that never smokes, or at least the city that highly restricts it. Nine years after the Big Apple banned smoking in its...

Smoking Banned on Galveston Island

Smoking Banned on Galveston Island

Continuing down the slippery slope towards total control and tyranny, the Galveston City Council passed an ordinance banning smoking in bars and restaurants Island-wide, even inside tobacco stores. Galveston’s City Council amended the ordinance...

Kansas Speedway Smoking Ban

Kansas Speedway Smoking Ban

The Kansas City Star is reporting the Kansas Speedway will ban smoking in the grandstands and all enclosed areas of the complex beginning in 2010. The policy, however, will not be enforced at the...

Smoking is healthier than fascism

Smoking is healthier than fascism

Today’s Anti-Smoking Purge Is Borrowed From The Nazis A wealth of overlooked yet frightening literature concerning the Nazi crusade against smoking provides a clear parallel to contemporary developments and an alarming warning that state...

Another Legal Challenge to Omaha’s Smoking Ban

Another Legal Challenge to Omaha’s Smoking Ban

An Omaha pool hall has joined the fight to stop Omaha’s smoking ban. Big John’s Billiards filed a lawsuit asking a district court judge to overturn the smoking ban. Attorneys for the business owners...

California bans smoking in apartments

California bans smoking in apartments

The California Senate recently passed a proposal to ban smoking in apartments. The proposal would allow landlords to prohibit smoking in apartment buildings they own to protect nonsmoking tenants from second hand smoke, according...

Wichita Smoking Ban NOT About Public Health

Wichita Smoking Ban NOT About Public Health

Caving in to BigPharma propaganda and elitist special interest groups who want to direct the lives of other people since they know what is best for them, the Wichita City Council violated their public...

Higher Tobacco Taxes Hurt Business

Higher Tobacco Taxes Hurt Business

Kansas is currently considering a cigarette tax increase proposal of 50¢ per pack followed by 4 cent increases in each of the subsequent 5 years. If passed, the Kansas cigarette tax would rise from...