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[Missouri] Petitions submitted by casino-funded group to put limited smoking restriction on Nov. 6 St. Louis County ballot

A committee funded by the owner of the Hollywood Casino turned in on Wednesday almost 53,000 signatures...the mayor of Maryland Heights — where the casino is situated — has asked the County Election Board to disqualify from the same ballot a much stricter
St. Louis (MO) Post-Dispatch
added Aug 9, 2018 17:21
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[Missouri] St. Charles County voters may vote on indoor smoking ban

St. Charles County voters may get a chance to ban indoor smoking on the November ballot. The group, Smoke-Free St. Charles, turned in a petition with over 30,000 signature to county officials.
KTVI myfox St. Louis (MO)
added Jul 27, 2018 05:23
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[Missouri] Effort to ban indoor smoking in St. Charles County takes another step toward

Health groups on Wednesday morning turned in petitions with about 34,000 signatures aimed at putting a strict countywide indoor smoking ban on the Nov. 6 election ballot.
St. Louis (MO) Post-Dispatch
added Jul 26, 2018 04:29
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[Missouri] Dueling smoking ban proposals could face St. Louis County, St. Charles County voters

Voters in St. Louis and St. Charles counties could see rival sets of indoor smoking bans on the Nov. 6 ballot — a strict, no-exemption plan promoted by health groups and weaker ones offered by affected businesses. In St. Louis County, the owner of Hollyw
St. Louis (MO) Post-Dispatch
added Jul 26, 2018 03:27
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US Casino Industry Willing to Introduce a Breath of Fresh Air with Vaping Bans

Even though it is not regular tobacco smoke, people could still find it unpleasant for an extended period of time. For the most part, casino patrons are advised to ask whether or not vaping is allowed at a given venue, if there are no clear designated pr
CasinoGamesPro
added Jul 24, 2018 20:49
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[New Jersey] SHAPIRO: Trump's Taj Mahal tobacco proposal shows his willingness to put profit over people

I searched for Trump's name in the Truth Tobacco Industry Documents...willing to sell out the health of his employees and casino guests for $150,000...three big signs emblazoned with the Marlboro logo at the casino, heralding a new Marlboro Poker Room. Th
NBC News
added Jul 8, 2018 02:12
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Smoke-Free Casino Issues Revisited After Iowa 10-Year Study Shows No Adverse Affects on Businesses

Ten years after the Iowa Smoke-Free Air Act was put into law, state officials say there is no evidence to suggest the ban has adversely affected any businesses — including bars and restaurants — where smoking is prohibited. In fact, the number of licens
Casino.org
added Jul 5, 2018 15:26
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EDITORIAL: Our opinion: Smoke-free Iowa doesn't apply at casinos

It’s disingenuous to tout the state’s smoke-free environment and then, in an effort to preserve state gambling revenue, force casino workers to continue enduring an indoor smoking environment. A decade is long enough. It’s time to end the loophole that
Dubuque (IA) Telegraph-Herald
added Jul 2, 2018 15:26
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[Nevada] LETTER: LTE- Chris Picior

I’m on the initiative petition committee that filed the Mesquite Citizens Initiative for Clean Indoor Air... We have never attempted to mislead voters or subvert laws or hide anything, but in an attempt to discredit this entire process, this paper has co
Mesquite (NV) Local News
added Jun 22, 2018 20:04
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[Nevada] LETTER: No casino employees in my backyard

The City of Mesquite will be required to ensure compliance and enforcement of the law. That means, you will pay for a city employee whose responsibility will go far beyond the casino doors and potentially into every garage space, storage space, balcony,
Mesquite (NV) Local News
added Jun 20, 2018 14:15
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