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[Connecticut] Veteran Evicted After New Smoking Ban His Apartment Complex

90 year old Newington Resident Andy Nowicki started smoking 70 years ago, while serving in the United States Army, during World War II. And, it's this habit that has brought him and his wife to the brink of eviction from the apartment they have called ho
WTXF Fox 29 (Philadelphia, PA)
added Aug 26, 2013 11:36

[Texas] Housing authorities across state eye no-smoking policies ($$)

Texas housing authorities are progressively moving toward no-smoking policies in buildings
Temple (TX) Daily Telegram
added Apr 1, 2013 09:04

[Massachusetts] Springfield expands smoking ban in public housing

The Springfield Housing Authority is expanding its ban on smoking to areas outside its properties, one year after the agency ordered residents and visitors to stop smoking inside its buildings. Massachusetts' third largest housing authority says the full
AP - Associated Press
added Mar 30, 2013 19:02

[New York] Recent Lawsuit on Secondhand Smoke: A Court Decides If a Co-op Is Liable

The court eventually concluded that the co-op was negligent, as a matter of law, because it had notice of the smoke condition yet did nothing to remediate it. The court also determined that the lease required the co-op to fix the wall. However, the cour
Habitat Magazine
added Feb 7, 2013 08:32

[New York] Smokefree Multi-Unit Housing

Smokefree housing protects the health of all New Yorkers, saves money for landlords and property owners, and is strongly supported by the public.
American Lung Association
added Sep 25, 2012 14:23

[Canada] FERRY: Smoking feud has a simple answer -- quit

I have a couple of suggestions, though. One is that Krossa and Urquhart get together to try to sort out their differences respectfully like adults. The other is that Urquhart and his wife give up smoking. Yes, Scott, just take that last puff and don't e
Vancouver (BC) Province
added Jul 18, 2012 11:17

[California] Smoking Banned Inside Santa Monica Residences

The city council voted 4-2 on Tuesday to expand a smoking prohibition in the coastal city
NBC Los Angeles
added Jul 12, 2012 10:10

[California] Many kids exposed to smoke despite parents' claims

added May 11, 2012 02:18

[New York] Residential smoking rules are ‘unenforceable,’ landlords say

“It’s totally unenforceable,” said Frank Ricci, director of government affairs at the Rent Stabilization Association, which represents owners of rent-regulated buildings. “It could put owners in a very libelous position because another tenant in the buil
amNew York
added Aug 30, 2017 04:43

Can You Sue Over 'Thirdhand Smoke' Exposure?

If a baby is at risk for nicotine toxins left in carpets, does that mean her parents could sue their landlord for not telling them a smoker used to live in their apartment?... "If a landlord is deliberately deceiving a tenant, saying that smokers never l
How Stuff Works
added May 4, 2017 05:58
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