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[Louisiana] Local governments to consider smoke-free ordinance

The Louisiana Campaign for Tobacco-Free Living plans to bring a proposed 100-percent smoke-free ordinance to the cities of Monroe and West Monroe and the Ouachita Parish Police Jury early September. If approved, smoking will be prohibited in bars and bin
Monroe (LA) News-Star
added Sep 2, 2013 00:16
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[Colorado] Casino smoking ban gets one last word from proponents

The following comment by Glantz was forwarded by Bob Doyle of the Colorado Tobacco Education and Prevention Alliance: “The Colorado Gaming Association, mimicking the tobacco industry’s longstanding practice of using out-of-context quotes, is ignoring the
Denver (CO) Post
added Aug 16, 2013 19:43
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[Nevada] Smoke-free casino advocates heading to G2E

advocates will be displaying health warning signs about secondhand smoke exposure at the G2E and adding humor for passing gaming attendees by wearing masks depicting the likeness of gaming executives Steve Wynn, Sheldon Adelson, Gary Loveman, Jim Murren,
Casino City Times
added Oct 2, 2012 16:34
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[Texas] Court delivers blow to City's smoking ban

Norred, who represents the Coalition, which is made up of a group of bar, tavern and pool hall owners in Arlington. With the ruling, Norred and the Coalition are hoping to uncover how the bingo parlors and fraternity organizations obtained a favored stat
Arlington (TX) Voice
added Aug 30, 2017 04:36
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[Indiana] Vaping firms, casino company have surprising ties

Centaur Gaming isn’t a licensed player in the e-liquid industry... Three of the six firms initially authorized by the state Alcohol and Tobacco Commission to manufacture e-liquids to sell in Indiana have owners who either work for Centaur or were sharehol
Indianapolis (IN) Business Journal
added Dec 4, 2016 21:20
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State Supreme Court Rules Indianapolis Smoking Ban Is Legal

The State Supreme Court ruled unanimously that Indianapolis can ban smoking inside all buildings, including bars and restaurants, and that it could legally exempt the Winner’s Circle gambling facility — even though it has a bar and restaurant inside.
Indiana Public Media - WFIU / WTIU
added Apr 12, 2016 21:55
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[Louisiana] James Gill: Smoking bans all the rage in New Orleans -- and now in Baton Rouge too

You’d think from some of the more hysterical propaganda that the slightest whiff of secondhand smoke could kill you on the spot, but perhaps alarmism is required to persuade the public to accept the notion of behavior modification through government dikt
Baton Rouge (LA) Advocate
added Mar 27, 2016 00:16
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[Asia-pacific, Macau] Full smoking ban could jeopardize social welfare, casinos claim

Macau’s six casino operators yesterday presented the complete KPMG study into the proposed smoking ban to the Second Standing Committee of the Legislative Assembly, arguing that a total ban could negatively impact GDP, while compromising social welfare i
Macau Daily Times (mo)
added Nov 12, 2015 12:21
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[Nevada] Outside gaming expo, table-game dealers push for smoke-free casinos

They’re tired of the carcinogenic puffs of smoke in their faces. Tired of gaming executives placing profits over employees’ health. And tired of inaction from the Nevada Legislature. “If the state goes nonsmoking, there’s no competition,” said Cynthia Fa
Las Vegas Sun
added Sep 30, 2015 09:36
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[Asia-pacific] Macau total smoking ban may pare casino revenue by up to 4.6 percent

Health Bureau (SSM) says in a statement it estimates that the city's gaming revenue would be reduced by up to 4.6 percent if a blanket ban on smoking in all gaming venues was implemented, adding that it had taken a preliminary assessment conducted by the
Macau News (mo)
added Sep 25, 2015 14:25
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