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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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[Macau, Nevada] Lights out for smokers in Vegas?

A decision to ban smoking in the Asian gambling mecca of Macau prompted a Wall Street analyst to predict that the casinos of Las Vegas might be next. Although there is no current legislation in Nevada to implement a smoking ban in casinos, Deutsche Bank
Travel Weekly
added Sep 9, 2014 04:53
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Secondhand smoke and smoking restrictions in casinos: a review of the evidence

Employees and patrons are exposed to SHS in casinos, posing a significant, preventable risk to their health. Policies completely prohibiting smoking in casinos would be expected to greatly reduce or eliminate SHS exposure in casinos, thereby protecting th
Tobacco Control
added Mar 8, 2014 08:58
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Why Smokers Still Smoke

the personality trait that distinguishes smokers from nonsmokers is their relative inability to delay satisfaction and respect long-term considerations (like their health). In other words: it’s their poor self-control.
New York Times
added Jul 28, 2013 20:53
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[Macau] Casino workers call for strict smoking-ban enforcement

A casino workers’ group met with Labor Affairs Bureau (DSAL) director Wong Chi Hong yesterday, during which they asked for stricter enforcement efforts on the smoking-ban imposed on all casinos from the beginning of this year, and to give double or triple
Macau Daily Times (mo)
added Feb 8, 2013 12:38
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[Nevada] LETTER: Secondhand smoke ruins visit to city

I will never visit Las Vegas again because of the secondhand smoke that was everywhere during my visit. My eyes and sinuses were miserable during my entire visit.
Las Vegas Sun
added Nov 12, 2012 04:28
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[Kentucky] Police discover illegal gambling operation inside Discount Tobacco

, officers with the drug enforcement and special investigations branch executed a search warrant Thursday at The Discount Tobacco Store in shoppers Village Plaza. Police obtained the warrant following several purchases of synthetic drugs at the business.
Winchester (KY) Sun
added Oct 9, 2012 07:28
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[Nevada] LETTER: Smoking claims cloud argument

Mike McGreer, featured in a Sept. 20 anti-smoking, full-page ad (Page 3-B), claimed in a Sept. 27 letter to the editor (Page 5-A) my argument against the Smoke-Free Mesquite drive is "insulting and misleading." He doesn't use published facts, but more he
Mesquite (NV) Local News
added Oct 6, 2012 15:07
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[Missouri, Nevada] Advocates Demand Smokefree Casinos for Workers

Public health advocates from across the U.S. are gathering in Kansas City this week draw attention to the recent death of Sheryl Wilkins, a longtime casino worker who died of throat cancer earlier this month. For three decades working as a dealer in the s
PR Newswire
added Aug 16, 2012 02:31
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Smoking law 'will change' once Eurovegas opens in Spain

ANTI-SMOKING legislation 'will have to change' if Spain becomes the venue for the planned Eurovegas casino complex, says Madrid's regional president, Esperanza Aguirre.
ThinkSpain.com (es)
added Jun 30, 2012 05:20
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