Headlines Tagged with Casinos/Gambling — 3,685 headlines found
Yet, due largely to exemptions written into the Pennsylvania Clean Indoor Air Act, the American Heart Association estimates that about 858,000 Pennsylvanians continue to be exposed to second-hand smoke. Much of the exposure occurs in work places. The la
Dec 2, 2013 Wilkes Barre (PA) Citizen's Voice
added Dec 2, 2013 14:38
The Macao Federation of Trade Unions (FAOM) lodged a complaint against the Health Bureau to the Commission Against Corruption (CCAC) last Friday, accusing the Bureau of "administrative violations" when enforcing the partial smoking ban in gaming venues.
Aug 19, 2013 Macau Daily Times (mo)
added Aug 18, 2013 20:52
At issue are so-called ‘smoke shacks’ attached to the casinos. These ventilated rooms allow people to smoke, drink and use gaming machines. Bar owners are open-air vents in the rooms make them technically not indoor, enclosed, spaces.
Jul 31, 2013 Montana Public Radio
added Jul 31, 2013 19:48
About two complaints a month are lodged with the Wheeling-Ohio County Health Department regarding tobacco smoke leaking from video gambling rooms inside restaurants. The health department's smoking ban allows restaurants to have such rooms, but there is
Apr 16, 2013 Wheeling (WV) Intelligencer
added Apr 16, 2013 05:50
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.
Mar 26, 2013 AP - Associated Press
added Mar 26, 2013 15:11
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.
Sep 26, 2015 Sioux Falls (SD) Argus-Leader
added Sep 26, 2015 23:11
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
Jul 8, 2015 Las Vegas Review-Journal
added Jul 8, 2015 10:32
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
Jun 13, 2015 Baton Rouge (LA) Advocate
added Jun 14, 2015 09:58
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.
Feb 9, 2015 GGRAsia (mo)
added Feb 11, 2015 22:13
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.
Jan 29, 2015 Barron's Blogs
added Jan 29, 2015 10:13