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[Maryland] Smoking and slots – casinos' terraces ignite debate

Smoking is barred inside Maryland's five casinos. But slots player Gregory Wilson believes Horseshoe Casino Baltimore hit the jackpot with its eight outdoor "smoking terraces," which allow him to light up while indulging his passion for the machines.
Baltimore (MD) Sun
added Jul 8, 2015 21:55
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[Maryland] Opinion: Gambling on Baltimore's e-cigarette bill is bad for health and business

It is hard to understand the rationale of the Baltimore City Council in passing a law that prohibits the use of e-cigarettes in all workplaces but carves out an exception for restaurants, bars and casinos. This action not only seems to contradict Marylan
Baltimore (MD) Business Journal
added Nov 25, 2014 10:30
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[Maryland] Smoke-free casino in Prince George’s County would be MGM Resorts International’s first

Stephanie Steinberg, chairwoman of the advocacy group Smoke-Free Gaming of America swears her decision to buy a condo at National Harbor had nothing to do with her work trying to get smoking banned in casinos across the country.
Washington Post
added Oct 30, 2013 15:49
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[Maryland] Gaithersburg considers restricting outdoor smoking areas

Smokers could soon face tougher restrictions in Gaithersburg when choosing to light a cigarette or puff a cigar in outdoor areas of city-owned property.
Gaithersburg (MD) Gazette
added Oct 22, 2013 14:50
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[District of Columbia, Maryland, Virginia] KELLY: When e-smokers breathe out, what do we breathe in?

after my column last week on whether using those devices — what’s known as “vaping” — is allowed on Metro, I heard from both sides of the matter. Lyle Feisel of St. Michaels, Md., wrote: “It seems to me that in the issue
Washington Post
added Jul 3, 2013 01:35
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[District of Columbia, Maryland] Smoking bans pick up momentum on college campuses, despite protests

Catching violators has been a challenge for sprawling, major universities — but it is expected to be even more of a challenge at GWU, which has a highly urban campus that’s shared with those living and working in the Foggy Bottom neighborhood. The ban wi
Washington Post
added Nov 26, 2012 17:35
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[Maryland] EDITORIAL: Taxing cigarettes saves lives

Our view: Perhaps the single most effective public health intervention Maryland could take would be to increase the cigarette tax
Baltimore (MD) Sun
added Nov 26, 2012 12:50
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[Maryland] EDITORIAL: Cutting through the smoke

Our view: If FDA can't require graphic photos and more compelling warnings on cigarette labels, lives will be shortened for the sake of tobacco's 'right' to profit
Baltimore (MD) Sun
added Oct 16, 2012 16:19
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[Maryland] Bel Air considers smoking lounge rules following hookah bar inquiry

An inquiry about opening a hookah lounge in Bel Air is prompting one of several proposed changes to the town's development regulations that were introduced at Monday's town meeting. A new subsection is proposed to regulate smoking lounges
Baltimore (MD) Sun
added Sep 18, 2012 00:13
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[Maryland] WEIMERT: Cigarette taxes saved my kids' lives

Maryland should again raise the cost of smoking
Baltimore (MD) Sun
added Aug 29, 2012 21:06
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