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[Nebraska] Lincoln County Receives Anti-Tobacco Funding

Community Connections Tobacco Free Lincoln County received two years worth of funding from Tobacco Free Nebraska and they hope to keep up the same work they've been doing with it. "We will continue to work to keep youth from starting to use tobacco." Coo
KNOP Channel 2 (North Platte, NE)
added Jul 7, 2015 15:21

New grant to be used to reduce secondhand smoke exposure

Reach Healthy Communities will use a new grant to help reduce secondhand smoke exposure among children. Outreach will include encouraging parents not to smoke in their homes and cars and to advocate for smoke-free housing policies, said Stephanie Womack
Columbus (IN) Republic
added Jul 7, 2015 15:15

[New York, Texas] EDITORIAL: Smoking is bad, but what about privacy?

Mayor Bill de Blasio is ramping up the city’s war against smoking — at home...Pressuring landlords to ban smoking from their buildings is a loss of personal freedom. A central tenet in American life has been that people can do whatever they want in their
Tyler (TX) Morning Telegraph
added Jul 7, 2015 14:53

[Australia and Oceania, Fiji] Children exposed to secondhand smoke at home

OVER 55 per cent of children between the age of 13 to 15 years are secondhand smokers in their own homes. This was the result of a recent Global School-based Health survey done in the country.
Fiji Times Online (fj)
added Jul 4, 2015 16:05

[Fiji] Passive smokers a concern to the Ministry of Health

Fifty five percent of children 13 to 15 years old are reported to have adults smoking in their vicinity in a week. This was revealed by Minister for Health Jone Usamate after receiving the World No Tobacco Day Award today.
Fiji Broadcasting Corporation (FBC) (fj)
added Jul 3, 2015 15:00

[California] Walnut Creek no-smoking drive tested downtown

The city's nearly two-year campaign to ban smoking in apartments has cleared the air for many tenants, but getting downtown open-air smokers to quit has proved more difficult.
Contra Costa (CA) Times
added Jul 3, 2015 14:19
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[Illinois] Condo smoking bans catch fire around Chicago

"Tobacco smoke is a big issue in condo buildings because the standard condo declaration says that no one may engage in activities that pose a nuisance to any fellow unit owner," Slubowski said. "It's almost impossible to stop smoke from traveling from on
Crain's Chicago Business
added Jul 3, 2015 14:08

[New Jersey] Smoking ban going into effect for Millville's public housing, officials say

At the 498 public housing units — split across seven properties — operated by the Millville Housing Authority (MHA), smoking will be banned from not only inside the residences but outside on balconies and porches as well.
added Jul 1, 2015 16:57

[New York] De Blasio continues crusade against smoking at home

The administration is planning to select and pay four health-advocacy groups $9,000 apiece to pressure landlords and developers to prohibit smoking in their apartment complexes so neighboring tenants don’t inhale secondhand smoke. That means smokers woul
New York Post
added Jul 1, 2015 15:05

[New York] Bill De Blasio Hates Freedom

New Yorkers may soon not be able to smoke in their own homes, if Democratic New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio gets his way. The New York Post reported on de Blasio’s new initiative to partner with health groups that will “pressure landlords” into banni
Washington Free Beacon
added Jul 1, 2015 15:03
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