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[Canada] Canadian Cancer Society celebrating ruling protecting SK renters from second-hand smoke exposure

Canadian Cancer Society’s Donna Paseichnik speaks about the second hand smoke ruling for Saskatchewan tenants at the CCS office in downtown Regina. “This is probably one of the most important things, professionally, that I have done, personally,” said P
CKRM – 620 (ca)
added Mar 21, 2018 11:44

[Canada] New ruling protects Sask. renters from second-hand smoke

The ruling, made by the Saskatchewan Court of Queen’s Bench, can apply to any housing authorities or landlords in the province. It first came down in March 2017, but wasn’t made official until the appeal was dismissed last month. Three tenants had brou
CJME News Talk 980 AM (Regina, SAS) (ca)
added Mar 21, 2018 11:40

[Canada] VIDEO: Ruling gives renters protection from secondhand smoke

The Saskatchewan Office of Residential Tenancies has ruled in favour of four tenants who live in three buildings operated by the Regina Housing Authority. The tenants complained to their landlord about secondhand smoke coming into their units from neighb
Canadian Television (CTV) (ca)
added Mar 21, 2018 11:39

[Canada] Case establishes right to protection for all tenants from harmful second-hand smoke

a court has upheld the right of tenants to be free from “unreasonable” second-hand smoke — even in a building that allows smoking. The case stems from complaints four tenants of Regina Housing Authority buildings brought to the Office of Residential Ten
Regina (Sas) Leader-Post (ca)
added Mar 20, 2018 21:41

VIDEO: Public housing to become smoke-free zones in southern Nevada

A policy affecting thousands of families will start this summer. There will be no more smoking allowed in public housing. A new policy was voted through last night by the Southern Nevada Regional Housing Authority, that would make public housing smoke-f
KTNV-TV ABC 13 (Las Vegas, NV)
added Mar 16, 2018 18:36
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[Canada] Ban pot in apartments: Health unit

The local health unit is throwing its support behind the City of Ottawa’s public health agency... Yves Décoste is the tobacco program coordinator at the Leeds, Grenville and Lanark District Health Unit, said they throw their full support behind this ban
Brockville (Ont) Recorder and Times (ca)
added Mar 13, 2018 04:31
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[California] DENNEY: Smoking cannabis in multi-unit houses and in dispensaries should be banned

Berkeley currently prohibits smoking marijuana in parks and commercial districts but exempts apartment complexes. The City Council should direct the City Manager to change that.
added Mar 13, 2018 04:13

[Canada] Ottawa Public Health's proposal to ban balcony pot smoking ignites debate

Should condo owners and tenants be allowed to smoke pot in their homes and on their balconies? Ottawa Public Health’s newly released position paper has ignited debate on those questions, and set the scene for a confrontation between pot smokers who wan
Ottawa (Ont) Citizen (ca)
added Mar 9, 2018 20:50

[Canada] Ottawa health unit pot proposals attacked by Colorado critic

Ottawa Public Health is recommending a provincial ban on cannabis smoking and vaping in condos, apartments and even cannabis lounges, a move some critics say would simply drive people to break the law.
CBC News (ca)
added Mar 8, 2018 15:48

[Canada] Quebec town's plan to ban public smoking could do more harm than good: advocate

Francois Damphousse says the law will force more people to smoke indoors, which is much more damaging to the health of those around them. “We have been working for decades to try to control smoking indoors, and we want people to go smoke outdoors, and n
Canadian Press
added Mar 8, 2018 01:13
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