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[Colorado] Boulder County Housing Authority expands smoking ban to cover pot, e-cigarettes and vaping

Effective Aug. 17, tenants of Boulder County Housing Authority properties will no longer be able to use electronic cigarettes or vapor-smoking devices inside any of the county's 611 rental units or on most of the grounds outside those units. On Thursday
Longmont (CO) Daily Times-Call
added Aug 6, 2015 20:14
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[Pennsylvania] Smoking Ban in Effect at All Philadelphia Public Housing

The ban starting Tuesday applies inside homes and on public-housing property except in designated outdoor areas. It affects about 80,000 residents in the nation's fourth-largest public housing system.
AP - Associated Press
added Aug 5, 2015 14:29
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[UK] Authorities fear illicit tobacco trade is moving from Gloucester shops to 'tab houses' on estates

Fears have been raised that the war on illicit tobacco could soon take a sinister new twist after £20,000-worth of the stuff was found in a home in the Forest of Dean. The surprise discovery in Coleford means the trade could be moving from corner shops
Gloucester Citizen (uk)
added Aug 3, 2015 12:30
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[Mississippi] Some push for greater smoking restrictions

Some feel more needs to be done. In 2012, smoking was banned in all six of Meridian's public housing units, Meridian Housing Authority Executive Director Ron Turner said. "It's been quite successful," Turner said. "The selling point for u
Meridian (MS) Star
added Aug 3, 2015 02:39
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[New York] Smokers irate as Canton Housing Authority moves to ban smoking in subsidized apartments

Residents of 217 units in the two Riverside Drive high-rises and at the Law Lane housing complex will soon be prohibited from smoking in their apartment or just outside the building. Many smokers in the Canton Housing Authority’s high-rise apartments are
North Country (NY) This Week
added Aug 3, 2015 02:36
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[New York] ‘Illegal’ rooftop bar is ruining my $10.5M penthouse: suit

Pera “permits and condones smoking by patrons of both tobacco products and marijuana,” he maintains.
New York Post
added Jul 31, 2015 12:13
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[Wisconsin] Regional Wrap: New trail, smoke-free apartments, consumer alert: More Dane County apartments going smoke free

The Tobacco Free Columbia-Dane County Coalition has helped more than 25 apartment complexes eliminate smoking in the last two years. “Smoke-free rental properties are definitely becoming the norm in Dane County,” said Nina Gregerson, assistant coalition
Sun Prairie (WI) Star
added Jul 29, 2015 11:55
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[UK] VIDEO: Norfolk smokers urged to take 'seven steps' away from children before lighting up

Norfolk County Council says rather than smoking inside their house, opening a window or simply opening the back door, smokers should take seven steps away from their home. They say this will help prevent thousands of children being exposed to deadly cig
ITV Network Limited (uk)
added Jul 28, 2015 16:37
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Children with asthma exposed to SHS more likely experience comorbidities

are more likely to be obese, according to study results. The researchers reported that children exposed to smoke are also more likely to have severe asthma and use health care less. Regan C. Pyle, DO, division of allergic diseases at Mayo Clinic in Roc
Healio.com
added Jul 27, 2015 14:01
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[South Dakota] Smoke-free policy can improve living environment for apartment dwellers

Adopting a smoke-free policy can improve the living environment for apartment dwellers while reducing maintenance costs, according to a survey of multiunit housing owners and operators. South Dakota State University nursing researchers, assistant profes
News-Medical.net
added Jul 23, 2015 13:02
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