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Illinois proposes stricter smoking ban, but students won't quit

by Annabelle Ju
Apr 10, 2014


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Students on the UIC campus take a cigarette break

The Illinois House passed the Smoke-Free Campus Act which bans cigarette smoking on all public higher-education campuses. But some schools already have no-smoking rules of their own. Students at the University of Illinois at Chicago say, despite the ban, little has changed and smokers continue their habit.