Will the state Stop the smoke?
Publication Date: 3/31/2005
- Author:TODD BONDS
- Publication:Lancaster (OH) Eagle-Gazette
"I don't want to be told I can't smoke anywhere," she said. "But I think I will be. I think we're losing a little bit more freedom everyday."
Nugen is one of thousands of smokers in Ohio who may no longer be allowed to smoke in public. Lawmakers are considering a statewide ban of smoking in public places. Several local governments are also considering banning smoking in public because of health risks to non-smokers. Local ordinances won't be necessary if the state adopts a ban.