Maine Initiative Keeps Kids Out of Smoke-Filled Autos

The action by the Bangor City Council to ban smoking in cars in which children under 18 are passengers is being hailed today by anti-smoking advocates as a new frontier in the fight against cigarettes. But libertarian groups have greeted it with howls of protest as another government intrusion into the lives of U.S. citizens. "It's a troubling indication of how little we regard our freedoms," says Mark Cenci, chairman of Maine's Libertarian Party. The Bangor ordinance, passed by a 6-3 vote,...Full Story
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