Judge upholds Nebraska's indoor smoking ban
Lancaster County District Judge Jodi Nelson last week upheld the constitutionality of the five-year-old statewide ban on smoking inside public places.
Posted: Tuesday, September 17, 2013 12:00 am
LINCOLN — Nebraska's indoor smoking ban has racked up a win against an Omaha pool hall that sought to have the ban declared illegal.
Lancaster County District Judge Jodi Nelson last week upheld the constitutionality of the statewide prohibition on smoking in public places. Big John's Billiards in southwest Omaha failed to convince the judge that the ban represented an illegal taking of rights from the business.
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Tuesday, September 17, 2013 12:00 am.