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Pressure Increases Against State-Wide Public Smoking Ban

There appears to be increasing pressure against Michigan’s ban on smoking in public workplaces.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/27/2011


Campus Smoking Ban Goes Into Effect At U of M

It’s the first day of July and the first day of a smoking ban at the University of Michigan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/01/2011

U-M Campus Prepares To Go Smoke-free

Starting July 1, the entire U-M Ann Arbor campus will be smoke-free. This includes popular areas like the Diag in the middle of Central Campus, tailgate areas.

CBS 62–06/15/2011

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MI Smoking Ban One Year Later: Any Improvements?

Sunday marks the one year anniversary for the smoking ban in Michigan. So, has the ban hurt business for restaurants and bars?

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/30/2011

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Judge: Michigan’s Ban On Smoking Is ‘Confusing’

Due to the “confusing language” of Michigan’s smoking law, a judge has tossed out a fine levied against a bar owner who claimed patrons should be allowed to smoke in his establishment.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/19/2011

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U-M Campus Plans To Go Smoke-Free In July

The University of Michigan is releasing details of its plans to implement the school’s smoke-free policy that goes into effect July 1st.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/24/2011

Smoking Ban Holiday Protest Planned

Some bars and restaurants may allow their customers to light up that cigarette on New Year’s Eve. Owners say it’s in protest of the ban — which is burning their business.


Mich. City Considers Beach Smoking Ban

A Macomb County city is considering a smoking ban at a beach in one of its parks. New Baltimore City Councilman Dave Duffy brought the issue up at a recent meeting, saying too many people were using […]


Smoking Ban Survey Shows Decrease In Sales

Is the smoking ban truly bad for business? A new survey out Wednesday concerning the impact of Michigan’s smoking ban shows restaurants and taverns have been more than 2.5 times more likely to experience a decrease in […]


Free Help To Quit Smoking

Michigan has gone smoke-free. Now, it’s your turn.   The Michigan Department of Community Health is encouraging people who want to quit smoking or chewing tobacco to take advantage of free nicotine replacement products.