Judge: S.D. Smoking ban eligible to be referred
Published 11/12/2009, The Associated Press
PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — A judge ruled Thursday that South Dakota’s smoking ban is legally eligible to be referred to a statewide public vote. The decision by Circuit Judge Kathleen Trandahl of Winner means she will hear detailed arguments on whether thousands of petition signatures calling for the referendum are valid.Word count: 129
The full article is available to newspaper subscribers. If you are a subscriber please log in to continue reading.