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[California] WARNER/MANASIAN: MAKING APARTMENTS AND CONDOS SMOKE-FREE

By Jane Warner & Paul Manasjan ... the American Lung Association in California is excited about AB 746, the proposed groundbreaking legislation introduced by Assembly Member Mark Levine that would provide important protections for all Californians livin
U-T San Diego [San Diego Union Tribune]
added Apr 13, 2013 09:49
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[Washington] EDITORIAL: Smoke-free public housing good for health, safety and costs

Sorry, smokers, but soon there will be one less place for you to light up: in Tacoma's publicly subsidized housing.
Tacoma (WA) News Tribune
added Nov 5, 2012 11:50
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[UK] Sex, naked shopping, cigarette breaks and gym sessions: What we're REALLY doing when we 'work from home'

The findings of a poll conducted by electronic cigarette retailer ecigarettedirect.co.uk also revealed that . . . for 15 per cent the best perk was being able to smoke in the 'office', with many saying they engineered days away from the workplace just f
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Oct 25, 2012 06:39
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[Florida] Condo chain-smoker could become a nuisance

Can owners do anything about chain-smoking condo neighbors?
Ft. Lauderdale (FL) Sun-Sentinel
added Aug 22, 2012 15:37
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[California] NEWORTH: Laughing Matters / Smoke and mirrors

So, despite warnings from the American Cancer Society and the Environmental Protection Agency that second-hand smoke causes lung cancer (is that all?), and despite the fact that only 10.7 percent of Santa Monicans smoke, our fair city doesn't have a smok
Santa Monica (CA) Daily Press
added Aug 3, 2012 09:07
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[Michigan] Belleville couple gets in secondhand smoke battle with landlord

Tenants call Ruth to the Rescue for help in battle with Belleville landlord . . . The attorney said it could be a landmark case if the court were to decide second hand smoke makes a property unlivable.
WDIV-Ch. 4 (Detroit, MI)
added Jun 21, 2012 20:35
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New Study Finds Smoking Rate Twice as High for Adults in Federally Assisted Housing, Highlighting Importance of Smoke-Free Public Housing Rule

These findings underscore the importance of HUD’s new rule to make public housing properties entirely smoke-free. This rule is necessary both to protect the two-thirds of public housing residents who do not smoke from harmful secondhand smoke and to enco
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Mar 2, 2017 19:27
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[Canada] Smoking ban challenged as discriminatory

A Penticton woman who says a strata bylaw forbidding from smoking on her patio is discriminatory will have her case heard by the B.C. Human Rights Tribunal....because Dandurand suffers from multiple psychiatric conditions — including post-traumatic stress
VANCOUVER 24 HOURS (ca)
added Apr 14, 2016 01:10
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Exposure to secondhand smoke in the home and mental health in children: a population-based study

Conclusions Among children, SHS exposure in the home during ≥1 h/day is associated with a higher frequency of mental disorder. This association was mostly due to the impact of SHS on ADHD.
Tobacco Control
added Mar 26, 2015 09:57
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Singapore man fined $15,800 for throwing cigarette butts out his window

Authorities in Singapore announced a fine of more than $15,000 was imposed on a litterbug caught on camera tossing cigarette butts from his high-rise window. The National Environment Agency announced the 38-year-old man was ordered to pay $15,836 after in
UPI
added Jan 23, 2015 17:58
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