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[West Virginia] Mountaineer opens $2 million smoking pavilion

Mountaineer Casinos, Racetrack & Resort has opened a $2 million smoking pavilion to comply with a local clean air regulation. The pavilion has 210 slot machines, six table games, its own entrance, heaters and large ceiling fans.
AP - Associated Press
added Jul 4, 2015 17:38

Macau Details Plan For Full Casino Smoking Ban

The special administrative region’s government posted a notice to its official website on Tuesday, affirming its commitment to ending all smoking in Macau casinos. The plan mirrors Beijing’s efforts to reduce smoking in public places on the mainland to r
CalvinAyre .com
added Jul 1, 2015 11:42

‘War on smoking’ bill seeks Macau Legislative Assembly approval

A universal smoking ban inside casinos, a steep increase in taxes on tobacco products, the prohibition of electronic cigarettes sales and harsher penalties are all part of the amendments proposed by the government and sent for the approval of the Legisla
Macau Business Daily (mo)
added Jul 1, 2015 11:40

[Asia-pacific] Macau government stands firm on full casino smoking ban

Teng said on Tuesday that the government had decided to further tighten its tobacco control measures, including the prohibition of the sale of e-cigarettes and a blanket ban on smoking in casinos. Leong made the announcement during a press conference at
Macau News (mo)
added Jul 1, 2015 11:39
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[Asia] Macau casinos want study on smoke ban economics

Macau’s six casino licensees have again pleaded with the Macau government to allow them to keep smoking lounges on mass market gaming floors in their venues. They have also called for “an in-depth study” to evaluate what economic effects such a ban and o
GGRAsia (mo)
added Jul 1, 2015 11:38
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[Indiana] Court strikes down smoking in Hoosier Park's Winner's Circle

A recent Indiana Court of Appeals ruling has removed the smoking exemption at Hoosier Park Winner's Circle Pub and Grille in downtown Indianapolis. When the smoking ban was originally put in place, betting sites like Winner's Circle were exempted, meaning
Anderson (IN) Herald Bulletin
added Jun 26, 2015 21:54

Court rules betting facility is included in Indianapolis smoking ban

An appeals court panel has ruled that an off-track betting facility in Indianapolis isn't exempt from the city's ban on smoking in places such as bars and restaurants. The ruling from the Indiana Court of Appeals released Wednesday says treating Winner'
WTHR 13 (Indianapolis, IN)
added Jun 26, 2015 21:45
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[Louisiana] Letters: Harrah’s claims of financial losses to New Orleans’ smoke-free ordinance are outweighed by the dangers of secondhand smoke

As the director of the Louisiana Campaign for Tobacco-Free Living and a career public health and tobacco control evaluator and advocate, I’m surprised that an organization like Harrah’s, who proudly promotes its community support and employee health bene
Baton Rouge (LA) Advocate
added Jun 20, 2015 19:35

[Wisconsin] Ho-Chunk Gaming Madison going smoke-free

will be the first casino in the state to go smoke-free later this year. The new policy will go into effect August 1. Ho-Chunk officials say they decided to go smoke-free after looking at results from a customer survey.
WKOW-TV ABC 27 (Madison, WI)
added Jun 16, 2015 17:00

[Ohio] Health inspectors crack down on casino's smoking patio

Cincinnati's Horseshoe casino is in hot water with health inspectors over its smoking patio. The city's health department says the patio, known as The Parlor, doesn't meet its definition of an outdoor patio and should be designated a non-smoking area l
Cincinnati (OH) Enquirer
added Jun 16, 2015 16:57
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