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[New York] MORRIS: Smoking Bans Can Be Enforced Even Without a Smoking Gun

“The decision should not be taken to indicate that cooperatives and condominiums are off the hook for secondhand smoke claims,” the law firm Smith, Gambrell & Russell stated. “[They] may still risk significant liability if they do not ban or strictly regu
Habitat Magazine
added Jun 9, 2017 12:20
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[New Jersey] Margate residents ask for beach-smoking ban

Residents of the 9600 Atlantic Avenue Condominium Association asked city officials May 18 to follow Longport’s lead and ban smoking on the beach. Resident Wendy Dickstein said she is concerned that knowing they cannot light up there, Longport smokers wil
Shore News Today
added May 30, 2017 22:57
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[Australia] Smoking bans may extend to homes in new plan

Spearheaded by the Cancer Council, the group has urged the Queensland Government to enact a blanket-ban on smoking in units and apartments ahead of the next State Election, following hundreds of community complaints on the issue. The organisation's subm
The Morning Bulletin (au)
added May 18, 2017 08:56
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[Florida] No Smoking Anywhere: This Attorney Wants Condo Associations to Completely Ban Cigarettes

There's no smoking allowed in attorney Dennis Eisinger's condominium projects. ... is on a two-tier mission: help associations amend their governing documents to prohibit tobacco use, and lobby state lawmakers to champion a bill to impose legal penalties
floridabiz.com (Daily Business Review)
added May 17, 2017 18:38
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[Hawaii] Resident who uses medical marijuana upset about public housing complex's smoking ban

Lanric Hyland, 78, who uses a walker, has asked the county for a “reasonable accommodation” to allow him to continue to smoke his medicine in his unit, despite a new policy taking effect June 1 that makes the building and grounds of the Ainakea Senior Re
Hawaii Tribune-Herald
added May 11, 2017 19:38
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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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