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[California] Soboba Casino Unveils New Gaming Area of Casino, The Nook!

The Nook is the newest addition to Soboba's GIGANTIC non-smoking gaming area. It offers 37 slots in a fun and friendly environment that's sure to make locals and visitors from all over feel right at home.
PR Newswire
added Feb 25, 2015 20:12
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[Iowa] Smoke-free Cedar Rapids casino remains iffy

Once again this year, the state’s anti-smoking forces are back at the Iowa Legislature to seek among other things a ban on smoking at Iowa’s 19 state-licensed casinos. This year’s new wrinkle comes from legislators who represent the city of Cedar Rapids
Cedar Rapids (IA) Gazette
added Feb 21, 2015 22:24
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[Texas] VIDEO: Irving City Council Votes To Ban Public Smoking With Few Exceptions

have passed a 6 to 3 vote approving an ordinance that would ban smoking in all public places in the city except for 8 restaurants and 1 bingo parlor....The chairmen of the city’s Board of Health along with 2 other colleagues resigned immediately as a resu
CBS Dallas/Fort Worth (KTVT - CBS 11)
added Feb 21, 2015 10:23
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[Oklahoma] T. Gavin King: Governor, Tulsa World bullying smokers

The “Smoldering health issue” editorial concludes with the hype that the health of the state can be improved by a statewide ban. It cannot. There will always be citizens who smoke, and some would go to the casinos. We have more than 100 tribal casinos in
Tulsa (OK) World
added Feb 14, 2015 09:09
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[Indiana] Legislation Could Remove Casinos' Exemption From Smoking Ban

A bill to lift restrictions on riverboat casinos is reopening the debate on whether the state smoking ban should apply to casinos. Rep. Ed Clere, R-New Albany, has introduced a bill to remove casinos’ exemption from the smoking ban.
Indiana Public Media - WFIU / WTIU
added Feb 13, 2015 16:42
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[Asia] Full Macau casino smoking ban likely 2016: govt officer

A full ban on smoking in all indoor workplaces in Macau – including all casinos and other gaming venues – is likely by 2016, said Tang Chi Ho, director of the Tobacco Prevention and Control Office of Macau’s Health Bureau.
GGRAsia (mo)
added Feb 11, 2015 22:13
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Full Macau casino smoking ban expected by 2016

A government official in Macau says a full smoking ban for casinos is likely by 2016.The legislation is expected to include VIP rooms which are critical for the sector.Forecasts on the impact of the smoking ban vary widely, Deutsche Bank has one of the mo
Seeking Alpha blog network
added Feb 11, 2015 22:12
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[Macau] Suncity boss: VIP sector not replaceable, full-smoking ban worsening drop

Chau also said that he predicts that the VIP sectors will see their business drop by 15 per cent more following the implementation of a full smoking ban. “Even Singapore, with its strict government, let gaming operators build indoor smoking rooms inside t
Macau Business Daily (mo)
added Feb 9, 2015 10:20
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Macau Considering New Smoking Ban Despite Poor Revenues

Following last year’s 2.6 percent dip, the first annual gaming revenue drop since American casinos entered the market in 2003, China’s Vegas will soon consider prohibiting smoking in all casinos including private rooms.
Casino.org
added Feb 7, 2015 16:43
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STUTZ: Inside Gaming: Macau, already reeling, faces possible total smoking ban

After implementing a partial casino smoking ban in October, Macau is contemplating a total prohibition on smoking in all areas of the region's gaming market. Talk about throwing gasoline on a raging inferno.
Casino City Times
added Feb 4, 2015 14:21
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