Mark Farrell

San Francisco Board of Supervisors approve Ban on Smokeless Tobacco use at Sports Fields

A ban on smokeless tobacco use at sports fields gets approved from the San Francisco Board of Supervisors.

Supervisor Mark Farrell proposed the idea on health grounds. He was of the view that smokeless tobacco has no place in sporting events that are heavily attended by impressionable... read more

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