And then my friend told me this story: Before the law,
he smoked during dinners. After the law went into effect, he became too lazy to
go out and smoke. Now he smokes so much less that he is thinking about quitting
smoking entirely as a New Year’s present to himself.
During the advocacy campaign for the 100 percent smoke-free law, the tobacco
industry’s lobbyists argued that such measures are ineffective and will cost
None of this is true.