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Jersey Shore Beach Smoking Ban Bill Has a Gigantic Loophole

A bill that would ban smoking on New Jersey’s beaches has taken another step closer to becoming a reality, but with a loophole big enough […]

Michael Nutter
City Life

Mayor Nutter’s Public Park Smoking Ban Is Pointless Nanny-State Grandstanding

Philadelphia Mayor Michael Nutter seems to be in the middle of an existential crisis. Now, normally this confrontation with life, the universe, and everything is […]


Philadelphia Bans Smoking in Public Parks

Thinking of lighting up a smoke in Rittenhouse Square? You can still do it, but you’ll be breaking the law. On Tuesday, Mayor Michael Nutter […]