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[Nevada] To smoke or not to smoke at casinos? That is not the question at G2E

Not found among the list of discussion topics being covered during the Global Gaming Expo is the idea of a casinowide smoking ban... Banning smoking in casinos where the activity has long been allowed is not simple. In Las Vegas, it would need to be impl
Las Vegas Review-Journal
added Sep 27, 2015 11:13
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[Nevada] Vegas Cigar Roller Beauties "Light Up" The Strip In A Whole New Way

The Cigar Dolls® are female cigar rollers yes, women that roll cigars, made famous since their launch four years ago in the underground world of cigar events in Las Vegas and Hollywood. The Dolls, known by a select group of event planners and celebrity g
PR Newswire
added Sep 23, 2015 16:54
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[Louisiana, Nevada] LETTER: Harrah's New Orleans article blowing smoke

Stutz writing that a smoke-free law is more devastating than Hurricane Katrina is highly offensive to the true victims of that horrible storm. Mr. Stutz should apologize ... seems to care about corporations substantially more than people.
Las Vegas Review-Journal
added Aug 24, 2015 07:16
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[Nevada] Mesquite group searches for way to push clean air initiative

Around 40 people packed the Clean Indoor Air meeting earlier this month, rallying for workplaces to go smoke-free, citing all the damage secondhand smoke can cause. Mesquite City Councilman Rich Green, who was present at the meeting, said the group shou
The Spectrum (St. George, UT)
added Aug 7, 2015 18:45
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[Nevada] Local group holding clean air meeting

The Mesquite Citizens for Clean Indoor Air will have a free public coalition meeting Thursday from 5 to 6 p.m. at Highland Estates, 555 Highland Drive, to discuss Mesquite workers’ exposure to secondhand smoke in the workplace.
The Spectrum (St. George, UT)
added Jul 25, 2015 11:55
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[China, Nevada] SMITH: Macau profits set to go up in smoke

Sooner or later, whether by enlightened self-interest or after a class action lawsuit over secondhand smoke, Nevada will have to join the new century. It’s ironic, and just a little suspicious, that Macau authorities have become so concerned about the l
Las Vegas Review-Journal
added Jul 8, 2015 10:32
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New Cigarette Tax Starts in Nevada

Starting today, buying cigarettes will cost Nevadans an extra dollar per pack, because of a new tax that passed in the legislature this year. So far this tax has gotten mixed reviews. Smokers we spoke to aren't pleased about the extra costs and said th
KTVN (Reno, NV)
added Jul 3, 2015 14:49
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Nevada Tobacco Tax Increase is Big Win for Kids and Health

It is terrific news for Nevada’s kids and health that the Legislature has voted to increase the state cigarette tax by $1 per pack. The tobacco tax increase is truly a win-win-win solution for Nevada – a health win that will reduce tobacco use and save li
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Jun 2, 2015 23:58
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[Nevada] LETTER: Blocking smoking bill bolsters freedom

I have rarely been prouder of my old plumber, Ira Hansen, than when I read in the RGJ that he may hold up passage of UNR President Johnson’s bill to prohibit smoking on the UNR campus [“Assembly Republicans skeptical of college smoking ban,” News, April
Reno (NV) Gazette-Journal
added May 15, 2015 10:02
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[Nevada] Assembly Republicans skeptical of college smoking ban

Republicans say they’re wary of a measure that would allow Nevada colleges to ban tobacco products on campus. University of Nevada, Reno president Marc Johnson presented SB339 to the Assembly Judiciary Committee on Wednesday.
AP - Associated Press
added May 15, 2015 10:01
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