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[Canada] White Rock residents' claim of discrimination of second-hand smoke dismissed

A B.C. Human Rights Tribunal decision has dismissed ... claimed the smoke at their subsidized White Rock residence had worsened their existing physical or mental disabilities ...Crescent Housing Society ... failed to reasonably accommodate their disabili
Vancouver (BC) Sun (ca)
added Jun 8, 2014 14:17
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[Canada] BC judge tells man he must quit smoking in his condo ahead of human rights challenge

A “life-long smoker” has been ordered to butt out inside his Langley, B.C., apartment while he waits to challenge his condo corporation with a human rights complaint. A British Columbia Supreme Court judge has concluded that Paul Aradi must follow a no-s
National Post (ca)
added Jan 28, 2016 20:19
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[Canada] Transition to smoke-free environments can create conflict: Coady

Wells, who suffers from several health conditions, including COPD and asthma, currently lives across the hallway from one of those smokers who is exempt from the 2009 policy. Wells has been trying to convince Newfoundland and Labrador Housing to reverse
Western Star (ca)
added Oct 29, 2015 09:44
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[Canada] Another win for non-smokers

The Weitzels dropped their BC Human Rights complaint against their chain-smoking neighbour after he agreed to install an expensive exhaust fan in his suite and now their strata complex has voted for a “no smoking allowed” bylaw last month.
Langley (BC) Times (ca)
added Jul 17, 2012 07:37
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[Canada] Condo owner's smoking a potentially cloudy issue

if there are any issues with respect to ventilation, this may be the responsibility of the condominium corporation. Be careful what you ask for, as you may get it, along with a big special assessment fee.
Edmonton (Alberta) Journal (ca)
added Mar 8, 2015 10:06
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[Canada] Smoke-Free NS registry a breath of clean air for tenants

Smoke-Free Nova Scotia has launched a new online registry to help tenants and landlords butt out. The new website directs non-smokers to housing where smoking isn’t allowed. It also provides tips for landlords on how to convert their buildings to smoke-f
CBC News (ca)
added Aug 12, 2014 15:58
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[Canada] Grey County Social Housing Adopts Smoke-Free Policy

As of January 1, Grey County Social Housing implemented a smoke-free policy in their residential units. The issue of second-hand smoke in multi-unit housing continues to grow as a serious public health concern. Currently, one in three Ontarians live in a
Meaford (ON) Independent (ca)
added Feb 4, 2014 10:28
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[New York] El Dorado co-op wants to evict 'smoking' trust-fund transsexual stinking up swank CPW complex

A chi-chi Upper West Side building wants to boot the trust-fund transsexual who's been stinking up the joint with her chain smoking. In papers filed in Manhattan Supreme Court, the co-op board of the El Dorado, at 300 Central Park West, says Diane Well
New York Post
added Jul 20, 2012 03:36
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[Canada] Ontario Community/Non-Profit Housing Providers with No-Smoking Policies (PDF)

Smoke-Free Housing Ontario (ca)
added Jun 24, 2014 12:58
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[Pennsylvania] Smoke-Free Housing Policy (PDF)

1. Smoking is not permitted in Housing Authority buildings, including apartments, in accordance with the following guidelines.
York Housing Authority
added Jun 13, 2012 12:04
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