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[West Virginia] Mountaineer opens $2 million smoking pavilion

Mountaineer Casinos, Racetrack & Resort has opened a $2 million smoking pavilion to comply with a local clean air regulation. The pavilion has 210 slot machines, six table games, its own entrance, heaters and large ceiling fans.
AP - Associated Press
added Jul 4, 2015 17:38
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[Canada] City of Vancouver won't tolerate pot smoking lounges

marijuana smoking lounges cropping up in Vancouver, especially where there is a high density of dispensaries. The city insists they are illegal and will be shut down because any smoking in any public indoor location is against city bylaws.
News1130 Radio (ca)
added Jul 4, 2015 17:21
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[Asia-pacific] Macau government stands firm on full casino smoking ban

Teng said on Tuesday that the government had decided to further tighten its tobacco control measures, including the prohibition of the sale of e-cigarettes and a blanket ban on smoking in casinos. Leong made the announcement during a press conference at
Macau News (mo)
added Jul 1, 2015 11:39
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[Asia] Macau casinos want study on smoke ban economics

Macau’s six casino licensees have again pleaded with the Macau government to allow them to keep smoking lounges on mass market gaming floors in their venues. They have also called for “an in-depth study” to evaluate what economic effects such a ban and o
GGRAsia (mo)
added Jul 1, 2015 11:38
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[Australia] Allowing snacks in smoking areas at SA hotels disappointing, waters-down regulations: Cancer Council

says it is disappointed the South Australian Government has backed down from a commitment to make all hotel outdoor eating areas smoke-free by the middle of next year. Health Minister Jack Snelling said venues with designated areas for smokers would be a
Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) (au)
added Jun 27, 2015 10:26
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[Georgia] 10 years after smoking ban, percentage of bars and restaurants using exemption has doubled

“I have no reason to think that things have changed,” Michael Eriksen, an author of the study, told Georgia Health News. “While the law is well known and well accepted, restaurants have figured out how to work within the law and allow smoking,” said Eri
Florida Times-Union
added Jun 26, 2015 12:03
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[Canada] Bar owners contend smoking on terrasses is less polluting than car exhaust

Montreal's bar and restaurant owners are challenging the provincial government's plan to limit smoking on terrasses. Last month the Liberal government tabled Bill 44, which will ban outdoor smoking on restaurant and bar patios.
Canadian Television (CTV) (ca)
added Jun 22, 2015 17:18
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Smoking Allowed In Many Restaurants, Bars in Georgia

"The increase in smoking-allowed establishments may be attributed to the increase in the percentage of establishments permitting smoking in designated dining areas and the large percentage of establishments that permit smoking in outdoor areas," research
University Herald
added Jun 22, 2015 16:41
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Despite Smokefree Air Act, Smoking Allowed In More Restaurants And Bars In Georgia, Research Shows

“The increase in smoking-allowed establishments may be attributed to the increase in the percentage of establishments permitting smoking in designated dining areas and the large percentage of establishments that permit smoking in outdoor areas,” the auth
Georgia State University School of Public Health
added Jun 22, 2015 12:58
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[UK] Smoking now banned at Worcestershire acute hospitals

A ban on patients and visitors lighting up anywhere at Worcestershire Royal Hospital, Kidderminster Hospital and Redditch’s Alexandra Hospital came into force today. Although each site previously had designated smoking shelters – which have now been di
Worcester News (Newsquest [Worcester) Limited] (uk)
added Jun 20, 2015 21:47
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