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Great Lakes Inter-Tribal Council on Ho-Chunk Gaming’s Smokefree Policy

Madison, WI..  On August 1, 2015, Ho-Chunk Gaming took a bold step in their Madison casino: they made the entire casino smoke-free. Executive Manager Daniel Brown was encouraged after reading…

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Win-River Casinos Air Quality Study

A study has been published that measured secondhand smoke particulate matter in the Win-River Resort and Casino. Read the full study: Measuring Indoor Air Quality and Engaging California Indian Stakeholders…

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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.

The Kaw Nation’s Smoke-Free Casino

This video describes the Kaw Nation’s new smokefree Southwind Casino.

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Nathan’s Story

As sovereign nations, tribal governments are not required to follow state law, but given the significant negative health effects of smoking, and the disproportionate morbidity and mortality among Native Americans…

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Smokefree Tribal Gaming Brochure

Tribal governments also have a unique opportunity to protect those individuals residing, working, or visiting in sovereign tribal lands. In a collaborative project with the National Native Network and the…

Fighting for Smokefree Air: President Shelly’s Story (Navajo Nation)

President Ben Shelly talks about the importance of taking care of the health of the Navajo people, including those working at tribal casinos within Navajo Nation. This interview was conducted…