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[UK] Protecting children from passive smoking in their home

The Faculty of Public Health and others have been calling for a new Tobacco Control Plan for over a year and any further move on smoke free homes needs to be set alongside services to help people quit and further education about passive smoking risks.
Faculty of Public Health (FPH) (uk)
added May 10, 2017 16:12
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[California] HURD: Why Oakland needs a multi-unit smoke free housing policy

Smoking and tobacco products kill more African-Americans than alcohol, AIDS, car accidents, illegal drug use, homicide, suicide and other non-tobacco related cancers.
San Francisco Bay View
added Apr 30, 2017 15:06
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[Switzerland] Smokers banned from new Zurich apartment block

A housing cooperative in Zurich is renting out 40 new apartments to tenants who sign an undertaking never to smoke – even on the balcony. It is the first time a cooperative has specifically banned smokers, the Tages-Anzeiger reported.
The Local (ch)
added Apr 29, 2017 02:53
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[Florida] Woman suffers collapsed lung from secondhand smoke

A woman named Destiny Frye posted on Facebook her experience with secondhand smoke. It has gone viral with almost 40,000 shares. Click here to see her Facebook post Frye wrote that one minute she was standing in the kitchen and the next she was in the
WMAZ TV (Macon, GA)
added Apr 14, 2017 00:12
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[Australia] WHAT DO YOU THINK?: Push for a ban on smoking in apartments

Queenslanders have stepped up the call for a smoke-free state, with a total of 321 submissions made to the Property Law Review...shows 70% of Queenslanders support a total ban on smoking in multi-unit dwellings, including balconies.
Fraser Coast Chronicle (au)
added Apr 9, 2017 16:10
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[Illinois] Here's what condo associations can do about smoking in units

Without an amendment to the condominium declaration and bylaws to ban smoking in units, a condo board cannot stop a unit owner from lighting up at home. However, the board may adopt rules and regulations to limit smoke transmission between units.
Chicago Tribune
added Apr 6, 2017 01:57
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[Australia] Push to ban cigs in units divides ($$)

A PROPOSED ban on smoking at units and apartments across Queensland has divided Cairns residents. Submissions to a state government ...
Cairns Post (au)
added Mar 22, 2017 00:17
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[Australia] Freshwater body corporate manager will implement smoking ban

As a result of the review and public feedback, the Property Law Review recommended the State Government hand power to body corporates to protect residents from second-hand smoke. Managing a resident’s right to smoke along with a neighbour’s complaints a
Cairns Post (au)
added Mar 20, 2017 12:45
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Countryside Manor approves non-smoking policy

Bath Township’s lower-income housing apartment complex, Countryside Manor, has approved a non-smoking policy. The residents are no longer allowed to smoke in the units and must be 25 feet from the buildings. The Department of Housing and Urban Developme
Michigan State University (MSU)
added Mar 16, 2017 23:56
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[New York] Condo owners' secondhand smoke issue draws huge response

Lots of readers wrote in with suggestions for those condo owners whose balcony and even their apartment were spoiled by cigarette smoke from their downstairs neighbors’ patio. Some suggested legal measures:
Rochester (NY) Democrat and Chronicle
added Mar 3, 2017 13:05
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