Judge says hookah falls under SD's smoking ban
RAPID CITY (AP) — A Rapid City judge says hookah consumption does fall under South Dakota's ban on smoking in public places.
Circuit Court Judge Jeff Davis's ruling means the Ifrits Hookah Lounge in Rapid City can no longer sell alcohol.
The statewide smoking ban prohibits businesses that sell tobacco from also selling booze.
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