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[Nevada] AUDIO: Macau Bans Smoking In Casinos

The Silver State – and its casinos – have resisted the anti-smoking tide that has swept to so many other states. Eighteen of the 23 states with commercial casinos don’t allow smoking inside those buildings. So how could a smoking ban in a city halfway a
KNPR Nevada Public Radio
added Jul 23, 2014 14:06
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[Nevada] LETTER: Using kids in ads shameful

Two weeks in a row the anti-smokers have shamefully stooped to using underage youth to garner support for their cause. It's pathetic and reminiscent of another group of people that tried to take freedoms from Americans in the 1940s (German youth posters
Mesquite (NV) Local News
added Oct 11, 2012 15:31
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[Nevada] Masking lingering smoke smell a challenge for casinos

one of the nation’s largest cities that still allow smoking in bars and casinos. That leaves casino operators with the sometimes-complex task of ensuring the air is as pleasant as possible. “Typically, the best way (to combat the smoke smell) is to intr
Las Vegas Review-Journal
added Feb 11, 2017 15:46
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[Nevada] Local Tobacco Regulation Becomes Real Battleground / Industry still waits for federal action on the FDA deeming rule.

Twenty-two months and 135,000-plus comments later, the [FDA] proposed deeming rule still awaits final approval. Meanwhile, the true battleground for tobacco legislation has become the local level...Convenience Distribution Association's (CDA) Convenience
Convenience Store News
added Feb 27, 2016 17:20
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[Macau, Nevada] Lights out for smokers in Vegas?

A decision to ban smoking in the Asian gambling mecca of Macau prompted a Wall Street analyst to predict that the casinos of Las Vegas might be next. Although there is no current legislation in Nevada to implement a smoking ban in casinos, Deutsche Bank
Travel Weekly
added Sep 9, 2014 04:53
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Nevada higher in asthma, heart risk, smoking than nation

Nevada Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance Survey, a program in cooperation with the University of Nevada, Reno, that collects vital health statistics for the state. The annual survey of about 4,000 Nevadans asks about asthma rates, diabetes, heart disea
UPI
added Aug 1, 2013 09:14
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[Nevada] Q&A with Jake Jacobson, regional vice president of Starbuzz Tobacco Inc.

“Vegas has a lot of tobacco enthusiasts,” Jacobson said. “I definitely saw a demand for a very, very serious wholesale distribution center for these types of products.” At his office and warehouse on South Tenaya Way, Jacobson employs nine people. It’s
Las Vegas Review-Journal
added Jun 24, 2013 16:58
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[Nevada] Influenza Vaccine Breakthrough Makes Use of Tobacco

Could tobacco be the next influenza vaccine breakthrough to fight the disease? If the tobacco influenza vaccine trials go as planned, it could be available in 2016. What a shocking discovery. We all know that smoking can cause heart disease, emphysema,
The Guardian Express Newspaper (Las Vegas, NV)
added Jun 23, 2013 15:47
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[Nevada] LETTER: Secondhand smoke ruins visit to city

I will never visit Las Vegas again because of the secondhand smoke that was everywhere during my visit. My eyes and sinuses were miserable during my entire visit.
Las Vegas Sun
added Nov 12, 2012 04:28
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[Nevada] LETTER: A different view on smoking

After 30 seconds of research on Google (smoking benefits and alzheimers), it seems smoking is not as evil as you people trying to take away my freedom to smoke make it out to be. Here are just a few facts about smoking... Beneficial Effects of Nicotine
Mesquite (NV) Local News
added Oct 11, 2012 15:37
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