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[Colorado] Local family at odds with Housing Authority over smoking

Rose says the smoke from her neighbors apartments at the Senior Heritage Plaza are damaging her health. Senior Heritage is a rent controlled housing unit subsided with federal funds from the Housing and Urban Development Department and managed by CSHA. T
KOAA NBC 5/30 (Colo. Springs/Pueblo, CO)
added Dec 22, 2012 12:41
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[Texas] HFD: Flicked cigarette may have caused apartment fire

the fire looked to be accidental. Investigators believe a lit cigarette fell from a third floor balcony to the second floor, causing the blaze.
KHOU CBS 11 (Houston, TX)
added Dec 21, 2012 12:16
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[Massachusetts] LETTER: The importance of smoke-free housing

"The best way to protect the millions of U.S. multi-unit housing residents from exposure to secondhand smoke is by prohibiting smoking in all units and shared areas of their buildings," said Tim McAfee, MD, MPH, director of the CDC's Office on Smoking a
Fall River (MA) Herald News
added Dec 21, 2012 08:37
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[Rhode Island] Smoke free public housing in RI

The Rhode Island Department of Health has recognized 16 of the state's 25 public housing authorities for implementing smoking bans in their units.
WPRI Fox 12 (East Providence, RI)
added Dec 20, 2012 00:09
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[California] Second-Hand Smoke Prompts First-Hand Cop Call

a man called deputies Tuesday evening to complain about his neighbor. He was upset that a female was smoking outside his residence and she threw her cigarette on his porch. The man has a medical condition and told officers that he felt the neighbor is t
Patch.org
added Dec 19, 2012 13:02
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[New York] Bloomberg wants smoking ban for NYC apartments? Proposed law has clues | The Upshot - Yahoo! News

Of course, New Yorkers know the bigger worry from fellow smoking residents isn't second-hand smoke — it's a fire in the building.
Yahoo!
added Dec 20, 2012 14:04
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[Finland] Balcony smoking ignites controversy

Health authorities are again seeking to limit smoking on balconies in apartment blocks. 9:54
YLE24 (fi)
added Dec 18, 2012 15:06
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[Pennsylvania] Erie Housing Authority residents split on whether to limit smoking

A survey the authority distributes annually for the first time this year asked residents if they were in favor of prohibiting smoking, both in outside areas owned by the authority and inside agency-owned apartments and houses.
Erie (PA) Times-News
added Dec 18, 2012 02:31
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National and State Estimates of Secondhand Smoke Infiltration Among U.S. Multiunit Housing Residents

A considerable number of Americans reside in MUH and many of these individuals experience SHS infiltration in their homes. Prohibiting smoking in MUH would help protect MUH residents from involuntary SHS exposure.
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Dec 18, 2012 11:41
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[California] RIVERSIDE: Tobacco Blessing Ceremony held at UCR

Native Americans from Inland Southern California gathered on the Interdisciplinary Building lawn Dec. 4 to perform a Serrano-Cahuilla ceremony blessing the structure that houses the California Center for Native Nations.
Riverside (CA) Press-Enterprise
added Dec 18, 2012 10:13
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