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[California] Medical marijuana exempt from “no smoking” law?

And smoke is smoke, as the organization sees a new bill that would allow California landlords to ban or restrict medical marijuana smoking — just as a state law let them do with tobacco in 2012. “Secondhand marijuana smoke contains many of the same toxi
San Diego (CA) Reader
added May 24, 2016 15:45

[Tennessee] Highlands Residential looking at smoke-free policy

Complaints about secondhand smoke and previous incidents involving smoking and oxygen tanks has led officials with Highlands Residential Services to look at implementing a smoke-free policy. The agency’s board of directors will be looking at a rough draf
Cookeville (TN) Herald Citizen
added May 20, 2016 18:35

Can California landlords evict their tenants for smoking legal weed?

A new bill could codify landlords’ existing rights to prohibit smoking marijuana in their properties — regardless of whether the smoker is legally registered to use the drug
The Cannabist
added May 18, 2016 20:05

[Canada] Toronto’s first non-smoking apartment building

In fact, the eight-storey, 95-unit building where Olfraim and Lax live — Alto — bills itself as the first new 100-per-cent non-smoking apartment building in Toronto. Residents’ leases stipulate it’s a non-smoking building and building manager, Nadia Galda
Toronto (Ont) Star (ca)
added May 18, 2016 13:50

Children Exposed to Tobacco Smoke Have Higher Healthcare Utilization

Children who live with smokers end up in the doctor’s office or hospital more often than those not exposed to tobacco smoke, according to new research that was presented at the Pediatric Academic Societies 2016 Meeting. The new research finds that even p
The American Journal of Managed Care
added May 16, 2016 19:46

[Massachusetts] WILUSZ: Healthy Pittsfield | A breath of fresh air: Reducing exposure to secondhand smoke

Converting properties to go smoke-free is legal. In fact, landlords are potentially liable and have an obligation to ensure healthy and safe housing is available. In a 2008 survey of Massachusetts landlords, 42 percent of owners reported that a smoke-fre
Berkshire Eagle (Pittsfield, MA)
added May 16, 2016 14:48

[UK] Councils divert anti-smoking funds into political lobbying

There is continuing evidence that councils are failing to spend their huge Public Health budgets in practical ways. The funds meant for smoking cessation have become less and less effective with the rise of e-cigarettes – or vaping – as a preferred solut
ConservativeHome (blog) (uk)
added May 12, 2016 15:35

[UK] Anti-smoking charter proves popular

Over 50 organisations have signed-up to a charter that aims to create a generation of smoke free Scots by 2034. Led by health charity Action on Smoking and Health (ASH) Scotland, the charter asks organisations to do something to reduce tobacco use throug
Third Force News (uk)
added May 12, 2016 12:24

[New York] Realty Law Digest

Cigarette Smoke Permeated Apartment—Plaintiff Lost 97 percent of the Use of Her Apartment...Owners of Pieds-a-Terre Are Entitled to Smoke-free Environments, Just Like Owners Who Use Apartments as Primary Residences—"Tenant Should Not Have to Develop Lung
New York Law Journal
added May 11, 2016 20:01

[New Zealand] City council push cuts tenants' smoking habit

The 73-year-old is part of a Christchurch City Council bid to eradicate smoking inside its units. Madeline, who doesn't want to be identified, signed a voluntary agreement not to smoke in her unit after its refurbishment in March.
Independent Newspapers Ltd. / STUFF (nz)
added May 9, 2016 22:30
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