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By a 6-2 vote Monday, Feb. 18, 2013, an Oklahoma Senate committee killed a bill that would have permitted cities and towns to craft their own anti-smoking laws. The hearing room was filled with interested parties wanting to hear the debate. Seated from left are Sen. Cliff Aldridge and Sen. Bryce Marlatt. Photo by Jim Beckel, The Oklahoman