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[California] Want to snuff out a neighbor’s secondhand smoke? Here are 5 things to know

Scott Bonesteel, a San Diego lawyer who won a secondhand smoking case against a homeowners association on behalf of an Orange County family in 2013, says that four years later, he continues to get calls every week from multi-family property dwellers seek
Orange County (CA) Register
added Jun 19, 2017 18:10
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[Canada] Balcony fire at downtown condo building sparked by discarded cigarette

A balcony fire in downtown Toronto is the latest in a string of incidents involving carelessly discarded cigarettes. The blaze comes one week after Toronto Fire Services held a press conference to warn the public about a growing number of balcony fires c
Canadian Television (CTV) (ca)
added Jun 15, 2017 15:03
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[California] ACIDERA: City councils, light the way to smoke-free housing in Fresno County

With the proposed California Assembly Bill 62 (Jim Wood, D-Healdsburg) smoke-free policy, all public housing associations shall design and implement a policy prohibiting smoking a tobacco product or device such as e-cigarettes in all public housing livin
Fresno (CA) Bee
added Jun 12, 2017 21:53
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[Germany] German judge gives couple strict timetable for smoking on their own patio after complaints from neighbours

In what was a very unusual case, their neighbours in Dortmund complained the smoke was bothering next door. Judge Steven Kensy decided the couple, known only as Dirk and Andrea D, can only smoke from 6am to 9am, 12pm to 3pm, 6pm to 9pm, and midnight to
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jun 10, 2017 21:04
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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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California politics updates: State lawmakers weigh in on hundreds of bills by week's end, apology sought for cutting off Waters' microphone

Californians would no longer be able to use tobacco products, including electronic cigarettes, in public housing and within 25 of those buildings under a measure approved Tuesday by the state Assembly. Assemblyman Jim Wood (D-Healdsburg) said the measur
Los Angeles Times
added May 31, 2017 14:14
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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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[Indiana] Smoke shop behind Niles pot proposal

Niles officials have refused to disclose the name of the party that wants to buy the former post office for use as a medical marijuana dispensary. But documents show the proposed buyer is with the tobacco industry, raising questions about the industry’s
South Bend (IN) Tribune
added May 28, 2017 15:17
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[California] Benefits for apartment complexes going smoke-free

It is very important to me, as a resident of Suisun City and a leader in the community, that we create opportunities for residents to be healthy. One place to start is for apartment complexes throughout Solano County to offer smoke-free living for their
Fairfield (CA) Daily Republic
added May 27, 2017 15:25
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[Australia] Apartment owners put clamp on smokers

A Scarborough apartment block has become smoke-free after residents introduced a strata bylaw outlawing smoking in common areas. Residents at the Oceanside complex can smoke in their units but not in areas such as balconies, where smoke can drift into o
West Australian (au)
added May 26, 2017 12:51
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