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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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[Louisiana] Proposed ordinance to ban smoking in East Baton Rouge Parish bars and casinos set for April 13 vote

Half of the Metro Council has co-sponsored an ordinance to ban smoking in bars and casinos in East Baton Rouge Parish, but it remains to be seen whether the proposal will gain the final vote needed to pass. Before the council convened Wednesday, propone
Baton Rouge (LA) Advocate
added Mar 24, 2016 15:16
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[Louisiana] Metro Council taking up smoking ban for Baton Rouge bars, casinos but will it to pass?

An ordinance that would ban smoking in Baton Rouge’s casinos and bars is finally headed to the East Baton Rouge Parish Metro Council after a campaign launched in late January. The Metro Council should vote on the ordinance in April, and it already has f
Baton Rouge (LA) Advocate
added Mar 19, 2016 01:49
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[Maryland] Cigar-smoking at MGM casino snuffed

That smoking room at the MGM casino might not become reality after all. It appears there won't be any indoor cigar-smoking in the new MGM casino at National Harbor after all. The House Economic Matters Committee on Friday stripped language from a Prince
Baltimore (MD) Sun
added Mar 19, 2016 01:27
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[Louisiana] Metro Council taking up smoking ban for Baton Rouge bars, casinos but will it to pass?

An ordinance that would ban smoking in Baton Rouge’s casinos and bars is finally headed to the East Baton Rouge Parish Metro Council after a campaign launched in late January. The Metro Council should vote on the ordinance in April, and it already has f
Baton Rouge (LA) Advocate
added Mar 18, 2016 22:44
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ROMANIA’S CASINOS BRACE FOR EFFECTS OF STATEWIDE SMOKING BAN

This news threw the local casino industry into a tizzy over fears that the ban would affect casino revenues. Slot organizers association ROMSLOT executive director Violeta Radoi told Wall-street.ro: “European experience has shown that in other countries,
CalvinAyre.com
added Mar 17, 2016 12:33
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[Europe] Romania's casino operators fear their businesses will be hit by smoking ban

The law that bans smoking in enclosed public spaces will strongly affect the local casino industry, said Violeta Radoi, the general manager of the Slot Organizers Association ROMSLOT. In other EU countries, the smoking ban has led to a drop of 30-40% in
Romania Insider (ro)
added Mar 15, 2016 22:48
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[Australia] Sydney's casinos escape lockout laws, smoking bans and more

Not only are The Star and forthcoming Crown casinos omitted from NSW lockout zones, they also enjoy exemptions from smoke-free laws, the ‘Three Strike’ liquor licence scheme and violent venues list.
The Saturday Paper (au)
added Mar 12, 2016 21:32
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[Indiana] South Bend smoking ban back on the table

it appears the Common Council may be on board with the effort. Backed by the group Smoke Free St. Joe, Common Council member Gavin Ferlic on Wednesday introduced a bill banning smoking in all public places in South Bend. That includes bars, restaurants,
South Bend (IN) Tribune
added Mar 11, 2016 23:27
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[Maryland] MGM casino bill would allow indoor smoking area

Anti-smoking advocates are objecting to legislation that would let gamblers smoke inside the new MGM casino complex at National Harbor — something that is illegal in every other Maryland casino.
Baltimore (MD) Sun
added Mar 5, 2016 00:43
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