Legislative committee considers statewide ban on smoking at beaches, parks
Lawmakers are working on new legislation that would make most of New Jersey's state parks and beaches smoke-free.
State Sen. Shirley Turner says she has heard stories from constituents that made her stomach turn. "He was disgusted because his children were playing on the beach and made a sand castle and used cigarette butts to decorate the sand castle," she says.
Turner's bill, which...