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Atlantic City Casino Smoking Opponents Scold Proposed Solutions

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Posted on: August 10, 2022, 01:01h.  Last updated on: August 9, 2022, 06:57h. Atlantic City casino smoking opponents say the suggestions being pitched by the local gaming industry to limit workers’ exposure to secondhand smoke are nothing more than smoke and mirrors. Atlantic City casino workers who want indoor smoking extinguished rally on the Boardwalk on April 12, 2022. Proposed solutions, including outdoor gaming smoking areas, have been met with resistance. (Image: AP) A growing coalition of Atlantic City casino workers wants the properties to go fully […]

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Kansas City metro teens propose legislation to curb secondhand smoking in cars

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The environment, children and smoking are issues Vari Patel and three other teens from the Kansas City metro felt needed attention so people can live healthier lives. “And when you’re inside a car while someone is smoking, this cessation is 100 times greater inside of a car than when it is in an outside environment,” Patel said. The group would like to see Kansas and Missouri lawmakers take seriously a proposal they’ve written that would ban smoking in a vehicle when children are […]

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