Headlines Tagged with Casinos/Gambling — 3,640 headlines found
[Louisiana] Group pushing bar, casino smoking ban in East Baton Rouge includes doctors, musicians, public officials
The last remnants of lit cigarettes legally allowed in Baton Rouge’s bars and casinos could soon turn to ash if a campaign unveiled Tuesday is successful in creating an East Baton Rouge Parish ordinance to prohibit smoking in all workplaces. A group of
Jan 27, 2016 Baton Rouge (LA) Advocate
added Jan 27, 2016 18:59
Local, state and national public health groups have released the results of polls that show 70 percent of East Baton Rouge Parish voters are in favor of extending the statewide smoke-free policy to all workplaces, including bars and casinos.
Jan 26, 2016 WBRZ-TV (Baton Rouge, LA)
added Jan 27, 2016 06:17
[Washington] Smoking ban clears the air / Latest health concerns focus on effects of vaping products
Ten years after Washington State’s Smoking in Public Places law was put into effect, local health officials and restaurant owners agree that overall the smoking ban has been a good thing both for workers and for business.
Jan 14, 2016 Spokane Journal of Business (Wa)
added Jan 14, 2016 18:49
I checked with Phil Ulibarri over at the Washoe County Health District about the letter from our viewer, who said there are a few exceptions to the smoking ban. Those exceptions are gaming areas inside of casinos, stand-alone bars and bars or restaura
Jan 11, 2016 KRNV News 4 (Reno, NV)
added Jan 13, 2016 07:07
Herbert Krischke, owner of south city’s Trophy Room, said his smoking patrons will take their business to St. Louis County if his bar goes smoke-free...lawsuit asks St. Louis Circuit Judge David Dowd to block the city from enforcing the ordinance or decl
Jan 11, 2016 St. Louis (MO) Post-Dispatch
added Jan 12, 2016 19:10
Best Sunshine International Ltd.’s live training casino inside the T Galleria in Garapan is now in compliance with the Smoke-Free Air Act, with the casino fully enclosed in glass walls.
Jan 12, 2016 Saipan Tribune (mp)
added Jan 12, 2016 16:22
secondhand smoke in casinos is not only toxic to tourists; it’s a major problem for casino employees. In September, members of the Transport Workers Union Local 721, which represents table-game dealers, picketed outside the Global Gaming Expo...two brand-
Jan 7, 2016 Vegas Seven
added Jan 8, 2016 18:19
The Indiana Supreme Court wants to hear more from Hoosier Park about why patrons at its Winner’s Circle off-track betting parlor in downtown Indianapolis should be allowed to light up when smoking in similar public places is generally banned by city ordi
Dec 30, 2015 AP - Associated Press
added Dec 31, 2015 17:05
A St. Louis Circuit Court judge has issued a temporary restraining order against the expiration of a certain exemption granted by the city’s smoking ban law. Thom Gross, public information officer for the court, said Judge David Dowd’s order is in effect
Dec 30, 2015 St. Louis (MO) Business Journal
added Dec 30, 2015 23:27
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.
Dec 27, 2015 St. Louis (MO) Riverfront Times
added Dec 30, 2015 23:22