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[New Jersey] Revel will set up smoking area on casino floor as part of bankruptcy plan

Atlantic City's only smoke-free casino will soon allow patrons to light up on the gambling floor. As part of its Chapter 11 bankruptcy filing, Revel says it plans to create a smoking area on the casino floor.
AP - Associated Press
added Mar 26, 2013 15:11
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[New York] NYS Tax Department Announces Policy to Help Curb Untaxed Cigarette Sales

Retailers caught and found guilty of selling untaxed cigarettes in New York State risk losing other state-issued licenses, including lottery and alcohol sales. The New York State Department of Taxation and Finance announced that it has joined forces wit
New York State Department of Taxation and Finance
added Oct 6, 2017 02:32
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[South Dakota] Casinos skirting intent of smoking ban, councilors say

Sioux Falls city councilors say a group of casinos is skirting a statewide indoor smoking ban by opening tobacco shops attached to and under the same roof as video lottery facilities.
Sioux Falls (SD) Argus-Leader
added Sep 26, 2015 23:11
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[China, Nevada] SMITH: Macau profits set to go up in smoke

Sooner or later, whether by enlightened self-interest or after a class action lawsuit over secondhand smoke, Nevada will have to join the new century. It’s ironic, and just a little suspicious, that Macau authorities have become so concerned about the l
Las Vegas Review-Journal
added Jul 8, 2015 10:32
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[Louisiana] James Gill: Healthy lifestyle a blow to Harrah’s, New Orleans

Harrah’s did lobby for permission to establish a separate area for smokers, which, in the land of the free, seemed a reasonable compromise and a concession to fiscal prudence. But the council remained determined to enforce a healthy lifestyle, even if it
Baton Rouge (LA) Advocate
added Jun 14, 2015 09:58
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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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[Asia] Macau Proposes Full Smoking Ban; Galaxy, Wynn Macau Most Affected

The Macau government will submit a bill to the legislature, proposing a full smoking ban in casinos, including VIP rooms. The bill may also ban the airport-style smoking pods on mass gaming floors.
Barron's Blogs
added Jan 29, 2015 10:13
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CoD, govt at odds on smoking rules: Macau official

The bureau and Melco Crown are embroiled in a dispute over a smoking area at City of Dreams, the company’s flagship casino resort in Cotai. The Macau government accuses the company of having transformed a non-smoking area into a smoking area without r
GGRAsia (mo)
added Nov 6, 2014 15:33
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[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
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[Macau] Cheong U denies lack of transparency on casino smoking ban

The Secretary for Social Affairs and Culture has denied any lack of transparency related to results on the air quality of casino resorts' VIP rooms. The government had been informed that the air quality of four VIP rooms did not meet adequate standards,
Macau Daily Times (mo)
added Jun 9, 2014 19:47
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