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On Friday, July 25, the Marion County Superior Court upheld Indianapolis’ smoke-free ordinance, challenged on the basis of exempting one off-track betting facility. The court ruled the city’s ordinance does not violate the Equal Privileges and Immunities
Indiana Law Blog
added Jul 29, 2014 16:10

Indiana judge talks about Evansville's smoking ban in Gibson Co.

An Indiana Supreme Court Justice spoke at the joint Kiwanis and Rotary Club ... It's been almost six-months since Judge David voted against Evansville's ordinance to ban smoking in indoor restaurants and bars. David, along with two others, voted to str
14 WFIE (Evansville, IN)
added Jul 28, 2014 22:34

[Nevada] AUDIO: Macau Bans Smoking In Casinos

The Silver State – and its casinos – have resisted the anti-smoking tide that has swept to so many other states. Eighteen of the 23 states with commercial casinos don’t allow smoking inside those buildings. So how could a smoking ban in a city halfway a
KNPR Nevada Public Radio
added Jul 23, 2014 14:06

[Macau] Nevada Casinos Could Ban Smoking in Near Future

That and other signs have led Deutsche Bank gaming analyst Andrew Zarnett to predict that a smoking ban could come to Nevada in the next two years. Zarnett cited a combination of the move by Macau, which could now be an industry trendsetter, as well as t
added Jul 22, 2014 12:53

Cruise Lines to End Smoking on Balconies

“The cruise industry is following what hotel industry is already doing,” said Carolyn Spencer Brown, editor-in-chief of “They are limiting smoking, not banning it outright.” Nonsmoking areas have been growing in the past five years abo
New York Times Blogs
added Jul 18, 2014 11:51
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Norwegian Cruise Line Bans Smoking on Balconies

News of Norwegian's decision broke on the Cruise Critic Norwegian Cruise Line member forum Tuesday, July 15, when Norwegian sales representatives were already telling prospective passengers that as of November, smoking will no longer be permitted on balc
Cruise (The Independent Traveler)
added Jul 16, 2014 20:32

[Florida] Norwegian Cruise Line bans balcony smoking

The Miami-based cruise line announced the update to its smoking policy Wednesday; changes go into effect Nov. 1. In addition to the balcony ban, smoking in the casino will be limited to players.
Miami (FL) Herald
added Jul 16, 2014 20:30

[Iowa] EDITORIAL: Tobacco ban in parks but not casinos?

Creating more smoke-free places is generally a positive thing. But if we really want to move the needle on public health as it pertains to cigarette smoke, the state should be looking at casinos, not parks.
Muscatine (IA) Journal
added Jul 16, 2014 09:10

[Iowa] EDITORIAL: Our opinion: Tobacco ban in parks but not casinos? ($$)

The Iowa city of Epworth just got tough on smoking. Even though state law already prohibits smoking in enclosed public spaces or public places where lots of people congregate, Epworth this week made it illegal to smoke inside the perimeter of the city's
Dubuque (IA) Telegraph-Herald
added Jul 16, 2014 09:09

[Missouri] Nixon signs legislation exempting Ameristar from smoking ban

There is fear that banning smoking at the casino would cause a drop in attendance and cost millions of dollars in tax revenue. Another state law allows cities with at least 75,000 people to make their own smoking ban laws. This could have endangered smo
KMOV-TV (St. Louis, MO)
added Jul 9, 2014 19:19
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