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[Asia-pacific, Singapore] LETTER: Non-smokers need more protection at home

When I moved into my new place in December last year, I found that my neighbours directly beside and below my unit are heavy smokers. As a result, my family of four, including two children aged eight and four, have to suffer the cigarette smoke blown in
Straits Times (sg)
added Jun 13, 2016 14:13
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[Minnesota] All HRA properties are now smoke-free!

today marks the first day that all HRA-owned properties are smoke-free. This was an important step for us, not just to provide a healthy environment for all our residents, but also to preserve and protect taxpayer investments in our properties. Units that
Washington County (MN) Housing and Redevelopment Authority
added Jun 11, 2016 15:25
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[Minnesota] Washington County achieves smoke-free grounds

The American Lung Association in Minnesota, in partnership with Washington County Public Health and Environment through its Living Healthy in Washington County project, commended the Washington County Housing and Redevelopment Authority (HRA) on successf
Washington County (MN) Housing and Redevelopment Authority
added Jun 11, 2016 16:16
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[New York] FREEDMAN: Going smoke free is the way to go

The Tobacco Action Coalition of the Finger Lakes offers free assistance for multi-unit housing owners, managers and tenants who want their housing complexes to be smoke-free. Call 585-666-1398 for further information. An ordinance proposed by Canandaigua
Canandaigua (NY) Daily Messenger Post
added Jun 10, 2016 12:23
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[Canada] Make more apartments smoke-free, group tells government

The Clean Air Coalition of B.C. is calling on the provincial government to increase the supply of 100 percent smoke-free apartments and condos. Clean Air Coalition director Jack Boomer says too many people live with second-hand smoke because apartment a
CBC News (ca)
added Jun 10, 2016 12:21
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[Canada] Muskoka on list of health unit’s tobacco-free champions in 2016

The Simcoe Muskoka District Health Unit has named two tobacco-free champions in Muskoka in honour of World No Tobacco Day and the work being done to reduce preventable tobacco-related deaths and diseases.
MuskokaRegion.com (ca)
added Jun 9, 2016 19:51
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The Smell of Pot Threatens an Apartment Sale

My neighbor’s teenage son smokes copious amounts of marijuana with his friends... “It’s an ethical issue, and it could turn into a legal issue,” said Steven D. Sladkus, a Manhattan real estate lawyer. “Someone could say that you intentionally hid somethin
New York Times
added Jun 3, 2016 18:30
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[District of Columbia] What to do if you’re annoyed by cigarette smoke in your apartment building

A growing number of apartment complexes around the District are going totally smoke-free, and broadening their policies to include all kinds of smoke, including tobacco, marijuana and shisha (the fragrant tobacco smoked in a hookah).
Washington Post
added Jun 3, 2016 16:23
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[New York] Ask Real Estate: Smoky Entrance

It takes a healthy dose of gumption to smoke beneath a “no smoking” sign ... Write a letter to your landlord or managing agent whenever this behavior occurs. Keep a log of the dates and times of the incidents and the staff involved. Send management this i
New York Times
added May 28, 2016 14:40
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[California] Medical marijuana exempt from “no smoking” law?

“Secondhand marijuana smoke contains many of the same toxins and carcinogens found in directly inhaled marijuana smoke,” Alvarado says. A new study by researchers from the University of California–San Francisco suggests that exposure to secondhand marij
San Diego (CA) Reader
added May 25, 2016 13:04
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