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[New York] SMOKERS’ RIGHTS GROUP TO SUE IF HUD RULE TO BAN SMOKING IN PUBLIC HOUSING IS NOT REVOKED BY TRUMP ADMINISTRATION

C.L.A.S.H.) first appeals to President-elect Donald Trump to renounce this unprecedented modern day storming of federal government into private homes by rescinding this rule upon taking office. Its institution represents a degradation of fundamental Amer
NYC C.L.A.S.H.
added Jan 6, 2017 01:50
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[New York] AUDIO: The Brian Lehrer Show: The federal government has enacted a ban on smoking in all public housing

Cindy Rodriguez, WNYC reporter, reports on the ramifications for residents who live in NYCHA housing — which is the largest public housing agency in the country — and how the ban will be implemented.
WNYC Radio
added Dec 2, 2016 15:55
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400,000 New Yorkers will be affected by ban on smoking in public housing

Many public housing agencies across the country had already implemented bans... NYCHA however was not one of them, and has not kept pace with some of the other agencies throughout the country. To be fair, it is the largest public housing agency in the co
Curbed
added Dec 2, 2016 22:31
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[New York] Public housing smoking ban sparks mixed reviews in NYC

“I have my black coffee and a cigarette at home,” Acosta, 67, said Thursday outside the Chelsea-Elliot Houses. “I mean, that’s my freedom. You do whatever you want to do because it’s your body. The government has no business in your personal choice.” Ac
AP - Associated Press
added Dec 2, 2016 22:29
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[New York] Feds To Ban Smoking In Public Housing Nationwide

New smoking rules will eventually impact about 400,000 NYCHA residents, according to NYC Smoke-Free. "Living free from the dangers of secondhand smoke will no longer be a luxury out of reach for New Yorkers who depend on NYCHA public housing," said NYC S
The Gothamist [Blog]
added Dec 2, 2016 22:28
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[New York] U.S. Will Ban Smoking in Public Housing Nationwide

The nationwide ban will have its greatest impact in New York, where the New York City Housing Authority — whose 178,000 apartments and more than 400,000 residents make it the largest public housing agency in the United States, has lagged behind many of i
New York Times
added Dec 1, 2016 12:42
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[New York] VIDEO: New Federal Rule Prohibits Smoking in Public Housing

NYCHA says it has already taken steps to reduce smoking in their buildings and that they will work with residents to create a smoke-free policy. Public housing agencies will have 18 months to implement the ban.
NY1 (Time Warner Cable)
added Dec 1, 2016 11:41
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[UK, California, Illinois, New York] E-Cigarettes Escape Stricter Labeling

The FDA, pursuant to the authority it possesses under the TCA, has promulgated a labeling requirement that applies to e-cigarettes. Therefore, state labeling requirements that apply to e-cigarettes that are “different from, or in addition to” the FDA’s re
Lexology (uk)
added Dec 1, 2016 20:48
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[New York] Sure, It’s Castro and Cigars, but Cuba Is Coral and Crocodiles, Too

“¡Cuba!,” a boutique-size exhibition that opened on Nov. 21, the American Museum of Natural History...a window opens into a cigar-rolling factory...By flipping aside a metal lid atop a silver canister, you can inhale the heady aroma of a fine Cuban cigar.
New York Times
added Dec 1, 2016 05:28
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[New York] VIDEO: New Rule Bans Smoking In Public Housing Nationwide

Patrick Kwan, director of NYC Smoke-Free at Public Health Solutions, said this will positively impact the 400,000 people in New York City Housing Authority developments. “For far too long people who depend on public housing, people who are in NYCHA, peo
CBS New York - Ch. 2
added Dec 1, 2016 04:36
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