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[Missouri] Judge Halts Enforcement of City Smoking Ban

victory for the smaller bars in St. Louis...Given a five-year exemption after the city's ban initially went into law, the bars and their owners were irked that the city had carved out a permanent exemption for the deep-pocketed casinos, but not them.
St. Louis (MO) Riverfront Times
added Dec 30, 2015 23:22
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[Indiana] Smoking ban dispute heads to Supreme Court

The Indiana Supreme Court wants to hear more from Hoosier Park about why patrons at its Winner’s Circle off-track betting parlor in Indianapolis should be allowed to light up when smoking in public is otherwise generally banned by city ordinance.
Indiana Lawyer
added Dec 30, 2015 22:42
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[Missouri] St. Louis bar asks judge to block city’s smoking ban

A south St. Louis bar is asking a circuit court judge to block the city’s smoking ban. Herbert Krischke’s The Trophy Room, 5099 Arsenal St., and other bars were granted a five-year exemption from the city’s smoking ban, which went into effect in 2011.
St. Louis (MO) Business Journal
added Dec 29, 2015 22:45
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[Missouri] Bar owner asks judge to block St. Louis smoking ban as exemptions expire

Herbert Krischke, owner of the Trophy Room, filed the suit on Christmas Eve...argues the law “grants a special or exclusive right, privilege or immunity” to the deep-pocketed casinos. The city has about 100 exempted bars.
St. Louis (MO) Post-Dispatch
added Dec 29, 2015 18:47
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EDITORIAL: Tobacco exceptionalism in airports: time to address gaps - Ruth E Malone [FREE FULL TEXT]

Just because a worker's job is at an airport (or a casino, or a hotel without 100% smoke-free rules) does not mean he or she is immune to the effects of secondhand smoke. There is nothing so special and unique about an airport that requires it. This is a
Tobacco Control
added Dec 18, 2015 16:54
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[Northern Marianas Islands] Minority pushes anew for compliance with smoking law

The House minority bloc reiterated yesterday their concerns over the Saipan casino’s alleged noncompliance with smoking prohibitions, urging authorities to enforce the law. In a letter to casino regulators, all nine House minority bloc members reiterate
Saipan Tribune (mp)
added Dec 3, 2015 23:24
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[Asia-pacific, Macau] Smoke lounges soften tobacco ban effects: ex-boss DICJ

GGRAsia (mo)
added Dec 2, 2015 18:57
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[Northern Marianas Islands] Brown: 'We are complying with anti-smoking law'

BEST Sunshine International chief executive officer Mark Brown says they are addressing the compliance requirements of the anti-smoking law and will continue to make sure that they follow the law. In an interview on Friday, Brown said they had received t
Marianas Variety (mp)
added Nov 30, 2015 17:29
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[Northern Marianas Islands] ‘Casino not in violation of smoking law’

Best Sunshine International, Ltd. maintained yesterday that it has not violated anti-smoking law, even as health officials took steps for a potential citation of the Saipan casino that they say is an unenclosed facility that exudes secondhand smoke into
Saipan Tribune (mp)
added Nov 26, 2015 10:23
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[Asia, Macau] STUDY: FULL SMOKING BAN TO REDUCE VIP CLIENTS VISIT BY 17%

A full smoking ban inside Macau’s casinos could divert VIP clients to other gambling destination, according to a new study. The study, conducted by consulting firm KPMG, showed the negative chain effects of a complete smoking ban in Macau.
CalvinAyre.com
added Nov 24, 2015 04:05
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