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[Canada] Legal cannabis won’t change social housing rules, Nunavut Housing Corp. says

If you’re a smoker in Nunavut, you now have to take a few extra steps away from certain buildings when you go outside to smoke a cigarette—or joint. Since cannabis was legalized across Canada Oct. 17, Nunavut has increased the buffer zone around most wo
Nunatsiaq News (ca)
added Oct 26, 2018 18:52
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[New Jersey] Plainsboro condo complex bans smoking

Ravens Crest East at Princeton Meadows Condominium Association has banned smoking within the perimeters of the community, including on balconies and inside units. The ban takes effect on Jan. 1. "We just kept on getting complaints from residents," said
MyCentralJersey.com (Bridgewater Courier News/East Brunswick Home News Tribune)
added Oct 26, 2018 18:47
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[California] Early-childhood advocates see cannabis challenges rise as tobacco sales fall

As more states consider legalizing marijuana, California's First 5 agencies are on the forefront of educating the public about the impacts during pregnancy and in homes with young children. AUTHOR
EducationDive
added Oct 23, 2018 17:33
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Secondhand smoke exposure and depressive symptoms in children: a longitudinal study

SHS exposure is associated with depressive symptoms in young persons, both concurrently and one year later. This finding adds to the evidence base supporting that children should be protected from SHS exposure.
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Oct 20, 2018 18:54
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[Canada] Half of Canadian homeowners think marijuana use will hurt property values: poll

Nearly two-thirds (64 per cent) of homeowners polled say smoking marijuana inside a home would harm a property’s value; while 21 per cent disagreed and 15 per cent were neutral.
Financial Post (ca)
added Oct 19, 2018 02:14
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[Illinois] Condo board asked to deal with secondhand smoke

A. This is an increasingly more common complaint. The association's governing documents can offer relief if they include the typical language that prohibits residents from engaging in noxious or offensive conduct or conduct that may be an annoyance to ot
Chicago (IL) Daily Herald
added Oct 14, 2018 15:36
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[Canada] Council votes to stop smoking and growing cannabis in social housing

Canadians will be able to grow and smoke cannabis when it becomes legal next week – but not if they live in public housing in Elgin County. St. Thomas city council recently approved a new policy prohibiting tenants in 530 public housing units in the cit
St. Thomas (Ont) Times-Journal (ca)
added Oct 12, 2018 21:27
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GLANTZ: New evidence from South and Southeast Asia: Parental tobacco use (including smokeless) associated with higher child death

This result reinforces the need to aggressively implement protections from secondhand smoke and to encourage parents not to use any form of tobacco at home.
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Oct 8, 2018 22:34
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[UK] Tobacco commissioning support 2019 to 2020: principles and indicators

The new plan sets out the ambition for a further reduction in smoking rates, down to 12% by the end of 2022, as the first step toward a generation of non-smokers, which will be achieved when smoking prevalence is at 5% or below. The plan prioritises red
GOV.UK
added Oct 21, 2018 19:17
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[Florida] New Fort Myers apartment complex saying no to cigarettes

The Venetian Apartments, Fort Myers’ newest complex located on Winkler Road, boast more than 400 new units, a pool, two gyms, waterfront grilling pavilions, and even a dog washing station. But one thing you won’t find at the Venetian is anywhere to smok
WZVN ABC7 (Fort Myers, FL)
added Oct 5, 2018 14:10
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