Introduced in Sacramento’s Roosevelt Park in February, a bill by Assemblyman Tony Thurmond, D-Richmond, to essentially ban tobacco from baseball has been scaled back to apply only to smokeless tobacco at major- and minor-league venues, leaving out local parks used by Little League or recreational teams.
Introduced in Sacramento’s Roosevelt Park in February, a bill by Assemblyman Tony Thurmond, D-Richmond, to essentially ban tobacco from baseball has been scaled back to apply only to smokeless tobacco at major- and minor-league venues, leaving out local parks used by Little League or recreational teams. Randy Pench rpench@sacbee.com
Introduced in Sacramento’s Roosevelt Park in February, a bill by Assemblyman Tony Thurmond, D-Richmond, to essentially ban tobacco from baseball has been scaled back to apply only to smokeless tobacco at major- and minor-league venues, leaving out local parks used by Little League or recreational teams. Randy Pench rpench@sacbee.com
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California lawmakers soften proposed tobacco ban at baseball venues

April 27, 2015 04:13 PM