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[California] Let 'em smoke, Santa Monica

A plan to bar new renters from smoking inside their apartments and condos goes too far. The City Council should vote no.
Los Angeles Times
added Jul 23, 2012 18:10
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High-Rise Residents Frustrated by Careless Smoking Blaze

Firefighters say that a potentially lethal combination of cigarettes and bottled oxygen could have spelled tragedy as careless smoking led to a fire at a Kansas City high-rise apartment building on Thursday morning. Authorities say that ten families were
WDAF-TV Fox 4 (Kansas City, MO)
added Jul 22, 2012 19:23
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[Canada] Sask. Housing Corporation to ban all smoking and vaping, even for those with pot prescriptions

The policy will ban smoking of cigarettes and cannabis, as well as vaping. Tenants will have to smoke outside in designated smoking areas. Saskatchewan Housing Corporation announces blanket no-smoking policy "What we're trying to do is protect the other
CBC News (ca)
added Jun 21, 2018 14:05
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[Canada] With marijuana legalisation around the corner, will smoke-less condos be the next big thing for the Toronto housing market?

This month, non-profit developer Options for Homes announced that its latest development, The Humber, would ban marijuana and tobacco smoke, while allowing residents to vape. With marijuana legalisation about to become a reality, will smoke-less building
BuzzBuzzNews
added Jun 14, 2018 09:23
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[Canada] Anti-smoking activists move to other battles, as complete ban is adopted at BC Ferries

Errol Povah, president of Airspace Action on Smoking and Health, says BC Ferries’ move ends a long fight he has personally waged against his former employer. He’s now setting his sights on getting a complete ban on smoking in apartments and condos.
News1130 Radio (ca)
added Jan 22, 2018 06:05
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[Canada] Woman says rules aren't being enforced in non-smoking apartment buildings

A Halifax woman is calling on the province to have legal framework in place on cannabis use in apartment buildings before legalization next summer. Avril Jenkins has moved multiple times because of second-hand smoke from both cigarettes and cannabis, sh
Halifax Courier / Halifax Today (uk)
added Nov 9, 2017 17:31
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[Canada] Smoking Is A Leading Cause Of Fatal Residential Fires In CK

Fire Prevention Week runs until Saturday in Chatham-Kent ...the health unit’s goal during this week-long campaign is encourage more smoke-free homes and multi-unit buildings. According to a news release, smoking is a leading cause of fatal residential fir
BlackburnNews.com (ca)
added Oct 11, 2017 20:05
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[Canada] Legalized marijuana big concern for multi-res owners

CORPIQ wants owners to have the right to retroactively modify leases to include clauses that forbid the smoking of marijuana in apartments, whether or not the leases currently forbid smoking. But he notes it is already difficult to enforce prohibitions
RENX - Real Estate News Exchange (ca)
added Oct 11, 2017 14:53
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[New York] NYC Boosts Cigarette Prices to $13, Bans Sales by Pharmacies

The anti-tobacco moves came in the form of a seven-point package of laws that Mayor Bill de Blasio signed Monday. The measures create a retail license fee for sellers of electronic cigarettes and almost double the licensing fee for tobacco retailers to $
Bloomberg News
added Aug 29, 2017 13:25
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[Canada] Fire hazards, secondhand smoke main concerns for Nova Scotia landlords under marijuana legalization

Russell said that after legalization, recreational marijuana users should take some precautions to minimize the effect on other people. “If they're going to smoke, they can ensure that something is put under their doors to prevent it from going into the
Metro (ca)
added Apr 17, 2017 22:21
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