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Lawmaker Disputes Smoking Bans

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(KTVI) - A number of smoking bans have been put into place in cities on both sides of the river. Now a Missouri lawmaker is saying, "stay out of my business."

She wants to prohibit the state from dictating to businesses about smoking bans in their establishments, whether it's a bar, restaurant or casino. Missouri Representative Melissa Leach explains.