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[Florida] Smoke-free apartments popular trend in housing

the movement is moving to other areas not typically labeled smoke-free. A new apartment complex in Bradenton is one of the first non-government housing facilities to offer – and require - residents the chance to live completely smoke-free.
WTVT Fox13 (Tampa Bay, FL)
added May 5, 2017 13:02
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[Pennsylvania] BYKOFSKY: Inconvenience story: How Philly is attacking 7-Elevens

The store owners don’t want to see eighth graders puffing on Camel Lights. The issue is government overreach, allowing the Health Department to wreck the value of a business that sells a legal product. Why does Philadelphia seem set on driving small busin
Philadelphia (PA) Daily News
added May 5, 2017 12:37
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Can You Sue Over 'Thirdhand Smoke' Exposure?

If a baby is at risk for nicotine toxins left in carpets, does that mean her parents could sue their landlord for not telling them a smoker used to live in their apartment?... "If a landlord is deliberately deceiving a tenant, saying that smokers never l
How Stuff Works
added May 4, 2017 05:58
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[Minnesota] New HUD rule a sign of the smoke-free times

Although Richfield doesn’t have public housing, the requirement is also a good sign for residents of private apartment complexes, according to Jackie Siewert, community outreach coordinator for the nonprofit housing program Live Smoke Free, part of the As
Sun Newspapers (MN)
added May 2, 2017 19:10
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Echo Lake Apartments Recognized as Gold Certified

The Florida Apartment Association has recognized Echo Lake Apartments at Lakewood Ranch as a Gold Certified Smoke-Free Multifamily property. This certification signifies that there is no smoking throughout the entire community.
Patch.org
added May 2, 2017 19:11
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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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[North Carolina] Countrywide smoking ban could mean eviction for those who light up

All public housing is going smoke-free in the U.S., and residents who light up in their homes could be evicted. The Charlotte Housing Authority has already banned smoking in its high-rises, and officials are in the process of doing same to its other prop
WSOC-TV Channel 9 (Charlotte, NC)
added Apr 29, 2017 03:09
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[UK] What can you do if your neighbours are smoking cannabis?

Can people smoke cannabis on their own property legally? Absolutely not. Any suggestion that you can is an urban myth. "The possession of cannabis is an offence and will be dealt with by police," said a police spokesman.
Get Surrey (uk)
added Apr 29, 2017 02:55
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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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[New York] Bill Would Ban Smoking In All Future Subsidized NYC Apartments

One week after Mayor de Blasio declared the cigarette industry "public enemy number one" with a package of bills aimed to limit tobacco sales, City Council Member Donovan Richards heard testimony Thursday on a bill that would ban smoking cigarettes, ciga
The Gothamist [Blog]
added Apr 28, 2017 22:42
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