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Interview with Cynthia Hallett, ANR President and CEO

Cynthia Hallett, Americans for Nonsmokers’ Rights (ANR) President and CEO was interviewed by Casino Journal regarding smokefree air: ANR Aims to Clear the Air Casino Journal – November 3, 2016…

Bingo, smoking don’t go together in Duncanville, Texas

The Dallas Morning News reports that the Duncanville City Council voted against a proposed exemption from the smokefree ordinance for bingo parlors. Council member Dennis Schwartz stated, “The real problem…

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Winner’s Circle in Indianapolis Should Be Smokefree

We agree.  Winner’s Circle staff deserve right to breathe smokefree air in job just like everyone else in Indianapolis. Secondhand smoke is a top preventable cause of chronic disease, health…

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Air Quality at Arkansas Racetracks, Unsafe Environments?

An air quality study at Oaklawn Park Racing and Gaming and Southland Park Gaming and Racing measuring fine particulates.

Alecia’s Story

Hear Alecia’s story in her own words about what it was like to work in Nevada’s smoke-filled casino industry, an industry that eventually took her life in 2015.

Support for Smokefree Casinos in Iowa

A letter to the editor in the Des Moines Register stated that, “Seven years after Iowa’s smoke-free-air law went into effect exempting gaming floors, the state continues to gamble with…

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Harrah’s New Orleans: Best Casino in the South!

On April 22, 2015 the City of New Orleans joined the ranks of world-class cities with a strong smokefree indoor air law for the health of the city’s world-famous “cultural…

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Horseshoe Baltimore Casino Now Open!

Horseshoe Baltimore casino opened on August 26, 2014! We celebrate that this property, like all of Maryland’s casino workplaces, is 100% smokefree indoors. Smokefree indoor air means being welcoming to…

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Smokefree Tribal Casinos Backgrounder

Get the facts. Read a 4-page document on Smokefree Tribal Casinos from Americans for Nonsmokers’ Rights.

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Southern Gaming Summit

ANR Foundation is proud to be a sponsor of the Southern Gaming Summit to be held May 6-8, 2014 in Biloxi, Mississippi. Smokefree indoor air is the future of gaming…