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[Massachusetts] Smokers challenge change in rules in Northbridge senior housing complex

A Whitinsville couple appeared in Worcester Housing Court Thursday to fight an eviction from the Linwood Mill senior affordable housing complex, claiming the property managers changed the rules to prohibit smoking after the longtime smokers moved in more
Worcester (MA) Telegram & Gazette
added Aug 29, 2014 14:03
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[California] Santa Rosa moves toward tighter restrictions on secondhand smoke

Smoking tobacco, marijuana and even electronic cigarettes in apartments, condominiums and most public places would be banned in Santa Rosa under a sweeping expansion of the city’s anti-smoking laws supported by the City Council on Tuesday.
Santa Rosa (CA) Press Democrat
added Aug 27, 2014 11:54
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[UK-Scotland] DUFFY: Blue sky thinking for better health

We’ve received support from the Scottish Government and others to allow us to offer specialist free training so people who work or volunteer with parents and carers of children aged under five can learn about the risks from tobacco smoke and help their c
The Scotsman (uk)
added Aug 27, 2014 10:27
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[Florida] Apartments snuff out smoking

As the number of smokers decline, more complexes are snuffing out tobacco, and many are marketing their clean air as an amenity. The health department is encouraging landlords to ban smoking, sending out public health workers to provide sample policies a
Daytona Beach (FL) News-Journal
added Aug 26, 2014 12:36
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[UK-Wales] Sudden infant deaths: 'We are failing hundreds of babies every year,' warns charity

Not enough is being done to reduce the number of unexplained infant deaths in Wales, a safer baby charity has warned. The warning from the Lullaby Trust ...“Once born, breastfeeding support and helping parents stay smoke free are important safeguards ag
WalesOnline (uk)
added Aug 21, 2014 15:10
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[California] Council Moves Forward on Apartment Smoking Ban

City Council moved a not-at-all-silly millimeter closer to a ban on smoking in apartment complexes and condos, giving direction to the City for drafting an ordinance that would ban smoking in any complex of two or more units...moved cautiously due to the
Culver City (CA) Observer
added Aug 17, 2014 06:20
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[California] PEREZ: IDEA and progress

We will be treating each of these environments separately, taking each of these topics and providing them with individual policy analysis so we may craft a comprehensive smoking policy that prevents the public from being unduly subjected to secondhand smo
San Mateo (CA) Daily Journal
added Aug 16, 2014 11:55
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[Massachusetts] VIDEO: Making the Business Case for Prevention: Smoke-free Multiunit Housing

Real estate developers, property managers, and residents of Boston, MA, are benefitting from smoke-free efforts. Find out why smoke-free housing is a smart business decision that also aims to improve public health.
You Tube
added Aug 16, 2014 11:52
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[Pennsylvania] Phillipsburg Housing Authority restricts smoking at senior high rises; Easton's policy more limited

The Phillipsburg Housing Authority on Aug. 1 banned smoking for new tenants of its three senior high rises and in the common areas there, Executive Director Paul Rummerfield said. Residents will still be allowed to smoke in designated outdoor areas away
Easton (PA) Express-Times
added Aug 14, 2014 02:53
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[Canada] Smoke-Free NS registry a breath of clean air for tenants

Smoke-Free Nova Scotia has launched a new online registry to help tenants and landlords butt out. The new website directs non-smokers to housing where smoking isn’t allowed. It also provides tips for landlords on how to convert their buildings to smoke-f
CBC News (ca)
added Aug 12, 2014 15:58
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