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[Iowa] LETTER: For casinos, non-smoking 'areas' are still a gamble

The WinnaVegas casino in Sloan might expect me to be celebrating that they’ve added a non-smoking area. I’m not, for good reason. It doesn’t protect people from the harms of secondhand smoke. Employees are still exposed to smoke and customers are, too.
Des Moines (IA) Register
added Sep 8, 2016 13:18
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[Massachusetts] Extent of anti-smoking ban questioned as Board of Health postpones vote

But some local business owners said to forget about making smoking a thing of the past. Just eliminating smoking on patio areas – it is already banned inside restaurants – would hurt business for many. “We get a lot of people who come down here late at
Worcester (MA) Magazine
added Jul 28, 2016 16:59
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[Massachusetts] Worcester bans smoking in nursing homes as of Jan. 1

Smoking will no longer be allowed in nursing homes and other similar facilities as of Jan. 1. The Board of Health Monday night unanimously voted to add those facilities to the list of places where smoking is prohibited in the city.
Worcester (MA) Telegram & Gazette
added Jul 12, 2016 14:53
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South Australia: Smoking Ban in Dining Areas Commences Today

A new law has put a ban on smoking in alfresco dining areas throughout South Australia from Friday. The ban will cover both inside and the outside zones of the dining venues.
Australia Network news (au)
added Jul 1, 2016 18:58
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A breath of fresh air for diners: Smoking ban begins in all outdoor dining areas in South Australia

Smoking will be banned from all alfresco dining venues in South Australia, starting from Friday. The new rules apply to pubs, clubs, café, restaurants and fast food outlets after years of campaigning to try and protect the public from second hand smoke.
This is Money (uk)
added Jul 1, 2016 15:30
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[Illinois] Letter: Golf course smoking policy leaves diners feeling burned

Glenview residents and their guests cannot enjoy the beautiful setting and delicious food unless they also enjoy exposure to the secondhand smoke of other diners, primarily golfers. The board did recently revise the policy, but did not revise it to inclu
Chicago Tribune
added Jun 21, 2016 16:05
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[Utah] Salt Lake International Airport to phase out smoking rooms

planning to get rid of smoking rooms to join more than 600 other airports that are already smoke-free. Airport officials said in a news release Tuesday that they will phase out five smoking rooms starting in July and ending in December. Smokers will hav
Washington Times
added May 25, 2016 13:33
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[Tennessee] Smokers will soon be unable to light up at Ascend Amphitheater

A bill to ban smoking at the new outdoor downtown Nashville venue passed its third reading Tuesday night with the Metro Council. It means smoking is no longer allowed at Ascend Amphitheater.
WKRN-TV Ch. 2 (Nashville, TN)
added May 18, 2016 18:54
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[Missouri] St. Louis County drawing fire as indoor tobacco ban extension continues to go up in smoke

Anti-tobacco activists, their patience tested by a three-year wait, are calling on the council to act. The time has come, they say, for an amendment to the smoking ban that will bring the county into conformance with St. Louis. Indoor use of tobacco is
St. Louis (MO) Post-Dispatch
added May 11, 2016 13:10
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[UK] Residents’ anger over ‘stinking’ cigarette ends littering Carlisle street

Hospital patients, visitors and staff have lit up in the lane between Clift Street and the hospital since a national ban on smoking both inside and outside NHS hospitals came into force in 2007. Residents and councillors have raised the issue over the y
Cumberland News (uk)
added Apr 11, 2016 13:07
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