Posts tagged: prohibition

Cigarette prohibition ‘drama’ shot on film

Tweet Cafeteria manager Ahmet Kara has shot a 24-minute-long film depicting the difficulties faced by the establishment and its employees as a result of the new cigarette-smoking prohibition. Despite being an important step to promote a healthy society, the prohibition of smoking in enclosed public locations, which went into effect on July 19th, 2009, has created difficulties for café operators. The reality of the dropping number of customers a ... Jump to full article >>

Evansville City Council to consider stricter smoking ban

Tweet Smokers would have to snub out their cigarettes before entering Evansville bars and restaurants under an amended smoking ban proposed by a City Councilman. But patrons of Casino Aztar could continue puffing while they gamble. Councilman Dan Adams, D-At Large, submitted the amendment today, saying he doesn’t think the city’s current ban does enough to protect the public from the dangers of secondhand smoke. “Almost all of the major of ... Jump to full article >>