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[Canada] 'That's going to be an issue': Lawyers weigh in on apartment smoking and vaping ban

A ban by landlords on tenants smoking or vaping marijuana in their apartments is an issue that's bound to be decided in the courts..."I believe that there is going to be litigation over these issues and we're going to get some court and certainly some hu
CBC News (ca)
added Jul 8, 2018 21:52
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Impact of public smoking bans on social inequalities in children’s exposure to tobacco smoke at home: an equity-focused systematic review

First evidence on short-term impact of public smoking bans does not support the assumption of intervention-generated inequalities in children’s SHS exposure at home. Future studies should focus on long-term equity impacts of smoke-free legislation.
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Jul 9, 2018 15:00
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Children are more likely to become snorers if they are exposed to second-hand smoke, finds study

Chinese researchers made the conclusion after reviewing 24 existing studies / Kids are 87% more likely to become snorers if exposed to second-hand smoke / The odds rose by around 2% for every cigarette smoked daily in the home
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jul 9, 2018 15:25
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[Wisconsin] La Crosse Housing Authority goes smoke-free

The La Crosse Housing Authority is making it clear, smoking is no longer allowed in buildings or on the grounds. They say the move comes as a way to prevent secondhand smoke exposure in the building. "In our country 760,000 children under the age of 18
WEAU-TV Channel 13 NBC (Eau Claire, WI)
added Jul 8, 2018 02:57
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[Canada] Vaping, medical marijuana backers say apartment renter's total smoking ban is 'ridiculous' w/Photo

"I think it's somewhat ridiculous," said Mike Francis, a spokesperson for Best Buds, a group that links people with doctors that prescribe medical marijuana. "How can you ask them to leave their place of residence, especially in a place like Saskatchew
CBC News (ca)
added Jul 7, 2018 13:59
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Black woman films angry white motorist calling 911 on her for smoking in a parking garage at their Georgia apartment complex

'Caucasian woman tells my daughter to put her cigarette out and decides to call the police on my daughter for smoking outside in a parking deck,' she said in the Sunday caption. 'Police showed up and said it was no harm to others....this calling the cop
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jul 6, 2018 15:04
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[Louisiana] HUD bans smoking in public housing for Baton Rouge residents

As of July 1st, people living in Baton Rouge public housing are not allowed to smoke inside their home. Smokers will have to be at least 25 feet away from the property. "It stinks, it's an awful smell, said Marjorie Mackson. Mackson lives at Capitol Squ
KLFY.com (Lafayette, LA)
added Jul 16, 2018 14:25
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[Canada] Renter with more than 11,000 units to ban all smoking, pot or not, for all apartments and patios this fall

"Our buildings will be no-smoking buildings for both cigarette smoke and marijuana," confirmed Sheena Keslick, the vice president of Mainstreet Equity Corp., on Thursday. The smoking ban will also cover medical marijuana and vaping and will extend to t
CBC News (ca)
added Jul 6, 2018 02:25
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[Virginia] End to smoking good thing for SRHA

Smoking in Suffolk Redevelopment and Housing Authority-owned buildings will soon be a thing of the past, and that’s a good thing... We believe SRHA should go one step farther than the HUD regulation, though, and disallow smoking anywhere on its propertie
Suffolk (VA) News-Herald
added Jul 5, 2018 20:48
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[Nebraska] PPHD helping landlords work toward smoke-free buildings

According to the Panhandle Public Health District, 71 percent of Nebraska households where at least one person smokes have a no smoking rule inside the home. This still leaves nearly 18,000 children in Nebraska exposed and unprotected from secondhand smo
Scottsbluff (NE) Star-Herald
added Jul 5, 2018 20:48
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