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California lawmakers kill bill to ban smoking inside homes

Assembly Bill 746 would have made California the first state to venture into personal bedrooms and living rooms with smoking restrictions. It targeted condominiums, duplexes and apartments.
Sacramento (CA) Bee
added Apr 18, 2013 16:17
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[Iowa] Smoked out | Some residents unhappy about owners reversing smoking ban in apartments

Late last year, the apartment complex, which has 57 units for residents age 62 and older who accept Section 8 vouchers, was purchased by Pacific Management Inc. of Chicago. Soon after, tenants say they were informed that the building's no smoking policy
Iowa City (IA) Press-Citizen
added Apr 4, 2013 10:06
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[California] Editorial: Renters deserve relief from smoking

One person's smoke invading a neighbor's apartment or condo is not just a nuisance in the way that excessive noise at 3 a.m. is a nuisance. It is a health hazard and should not be allowed. Levine is on the right track with AB 746.
Sacramento (CA) Bee
added Mar 17, 2013 10:27
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[California] DENNEY: Big Tobacco's Unlikely Allies in the Effort to Keep the Poor Hooked on Cigaret

Tens of thousands of nonsmokers die each year because of the “social justice” rock in the road, the oddest allies the tobacco industry ever had.
Berkeley (CA) Daily Planet
added Mar 3, 2013 12:42
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[California] Landlords make effort to protect tenants from second-hand smoke

Smoke can easily travel through vents and cracks under doors. Jenna Brinkworth of the Tobacco-Free Coalition educates landlords on how to make the switch.
KFSN ABC-30 (Fresno, CA)
added Jan 27, 2013 23:01
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[District of Columbia] ‘Mind if I smoke?’ taking on a new meaning for D.C. hosts

It was actually a joint. “This is my nightcap,” she announced, lighting up and inhaling in matter of milliseconds. “I hope you don’t mind.” ... where to inhale is a question flummoxing regular smokers, part-time partakers and nonsmokers alike.
Washington Post
added Jan 11, 2013 08:44
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[California] Petaluma council toughens smoking restrictions

The Petaluma City Council unanimously voted Monday to broaden citywide restrictions on smoking to include private living spaces, medical marijuana and electronic cigarettes.
Petaluma (CA) Argus-Courier
added Jan 8, 2013 13:04
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[New York] Luxury condo building 1 Grand Army Plaza in Brooklyn bans smoking by owners and tenants

Condo owners at tony 1 Grand Army Plaza -- a k a 1 Prospect Park, where residents are famous for parading around in the buff, giving parkgoers an eyeful through their floor-to-ceiling windows -- will now face fines if they dare to light up in their multi
New York Post
added Dec 26, 2012 01:40
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[New York] Report: City To Offer 'Bounty' To Landlords To Ban Smoking In Apartments

Now, as 1010 WINS’ Gary Baumgarten reported, the city is reportedly offering community boards rewards of $10,000 to convince landlords to ban smoking in apartments.
CBS New York - Ch. 2
added Dec 17, 2012 18:42
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[Canada] Ban smoking in homes, Maple Ridge family urges city hall

Maple Ridge family seeks residential smoking ban in dispute with neighbour
Vancouver (BC) Province
added Jul 17, 2012 13:38
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