SMOKING BAN LEGISLATION IN NEW JERSEY: SHOULD CASINOS BE IMMUNE FROM SMOKE?

Author: 

Keith Woodeshick

In recent years, several states have enacted anti-smoking legislation. Indeed, more and more states and cities are considering enacting similar legislation. Bars, restaurants and other public forums are the targets of these statutes. Many bar and restaurant owners complain that these statutes hurt their business and that the government has no right to tell them how to run their businesses. However, these statutes persist and are gaining in popularity. New Jersey is currently considering anti-smoking legislation, though it has not yet brought a specific bill to the floor for a vote. View More