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[Canada] Legal Weed Is a Canadian Landlord's Nightmare

With Prime Minister Justin Trudeau set to legalize recreational weed in July, apartment owners are concerned about safety and potential damage to their buildings if tenants grow plants and smoke up in their units. Landlords are lobbying provincial govern
Bloomberg News
added Feb 12, 2018 20:54
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[California] San Francisco allows pot-smoking lounges. Is Sacramento next?

Outside of homes, state law allows cannabis consumption in just two places – dispensaries and special events. Jirsa lives near a dispensary that has a lounge area and allows cannabis consumption on site. She says she goes to Sparc on Mission Street three
Sacramento (CA) Bee
added Feb 12, 2018 12:58
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[Florida] How far can condominium board go in regulating smoking?

if an association wishes to ban smoking within the units, the governing documents must be amended to include this specific prohibition within the nuisance clause. Although amendment procedures may vary from association to association, the declarations nee
TCPalm.com
added Feb 12, 2018 06:43
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[Australia] Housing organisation to ban residents from smoking in their own homes - but they insist 'civil liberties are not being infringed upon'

Smokers at affordable housing developments will be forced to leave the premises entirely before having a cigarette, as a housing provider begins making their unit complexes entirely smoke-free. The Housing Trust will phase out smoking from their New Sou
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Feb 11, 2018 18:51
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[California] Half Moon Bay considers restrictions on smoking

a variety of sample ordinances based on the existing regulations of other San Mateo County jurisdictions, including options for a phase-in period, length of buffer zones, potential smoke-free locations and a possible cannabis exception.
San Mateo (CA) Daily Journal
added Feb 10, 2018 02:32
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[Australia] Housing Trust to introduce smoke-free unit complex policy

A Wollongong-based community housing provider is phasing out smoking in its unit complexes, in a move that could upset some tenants. The Housing Trust will start implementing the policy in the coming months, with a pilot program at its Central Gardens f
Illawarra (NSW) Mercury (au)
added Feb 10, 2018 02:26
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Study looked at grandparents' influence on grandchildren's health

In some cases, the children were exposed to tobacco products and secondhand smoke in their grandparents' homes. The upshot of all these behaviors was a measurable increase in the risk factors that can lead to heart disease, diabetes and even cancer later
Beatrice (NE) Daily Sun
added Feb 9, 2018 01:57
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[Canada] Smoke-free apartment buildings recommended for all P.E.I.

According to the committee's report, the province is one of the largest landlords, with multi-unit dwellings that are home to thousands of seniors and low-income families. In a statement to the CBC related to smoking in social housing, the Department of
CBC News (ca)
added Feb 9, 2018 01:54
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[California] SDSU study debunks concerns about outdoor smoking bans

there had been no direct study on whether public smoking bans are associated with a higher likelihood that adults smoke inside the home when children are present. The reality, Lipton said, was that this issue revealed a gap in the present smoking ban res
Daily Aztec (San Diego State U.)
added Feb 7, 2018 16:04
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VIDEO: STUDY: TWO OUT OF FIVE NEW YORKERS EXPOSED TO SECONDHAND SMOKE AT HOME

The Health Department released a new "Vital Signs" report on secondhand smoke exposure, and smoke-free housing policies in the city. It found 44 percent of New Yorkers in 2016 were exposed to cigarette smoking while inside their homes. Exposure was hig
NY1 (Time Warner Cable)
added Feb 5, 2018 23:41
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