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Let's strengthen La. smoking law

Publication Date: 2010-03-14
  • Author:Letter: Dewitt Villejoin
  • Publication:Monroe (LA) News-Star

The tobacco state, North Carolina, was concerned about human health and passed a state law on tobacco smoking.

The country of Finland also has passed a tobacco smoking law.

Louisiana must follow these and other states by eliminating tobacco smoking in all casinos, bars, drug stores, dance halls and hospital properties.

This can be a year of change by eliminating tobacco smoking in all casinos, drug stores, bars, dance halls and hospital properties that is harmful to everyone's health.

Dewitt Villejoin