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[Illinois] Condo owners have lots of thoughts on smoking issue

Lots of readers wrote in with suggestions for those condo owners whose balcony and apartment interior were spoiled by cigarette smoke from their downstairs neighbors. Some suggested legal measures.
Chicago (IL) Daily Herald
added Mar 11, 2017 23:48
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[New York] The Big (Smoking) Ban Theory

North Shore Towers becomes the city's largest no-smoking co-op. When Phyllis Goldstein, a board member at the North Shore Towers and Country Club, was asked to organize a campaign to ensure the passage of a controversial proprietary lease amendment, she
Habitat Magazine
added Mar 10, 2017 23:31
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[Australia] CONNELL: Smoke-free apartment living is every resident’s right

For landlords, providing smoke-free housing means protection from legal claims. In a case heard by the Civil and Administrative Tribunal a landlord was ordered to pay compensation to a tenant who was experiencing secondhand smoke from a neighbouring apar
Newcastle Herald (au)
added Mar 8, 2017 23:43
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[UK] Quit (Illicit) Smoking - new proposals will affect landlords

Landlords could potentially find themselves hit with new lease requirements, periodic checking obligations and even financial penalties following the publication of the ‘Sanctions to tackle tobacco duty evasion and other excise duty evasion’ consultation
Lexology (uk)
added Mar 6, 2017 15:30
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[Virginia] Discarded smoking material caused apartment fire that displaced 21 people, killed one pet

12 apartments were left uninhabitable by the blaze, which displaced 20 adults and one child, along with a number of cats and dogs. One cat died in the fire.
Richmond (VA) Times-Dispatch
added Mar 6, 2017 02:26
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[Kentucky] Cigarette starts fire, destroys apartment units in Charlestown

Fire Marshal determined a cigarette in a flower pot on a ground floor patio started the fire. ... Heal said between four and eight units were considered a total loss.
WAVE 3 TV (Louisville, KY)
added Mar 6, 2017 02:25
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Russian real estate deals never materialized for Trump

In November 1996...The main stop was a former tobacco factory in northern Moscow where the cigarette company, Liggett-Ducat, had built an office block and was planning another.
AP - Associated Press
added Mar 4, 2017 23:47
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[Massachusetts] Condo owners weed out smoke

At least 89 owners of the InterContinental’s 130 condo units approved the measure, which took effect Tuesday after an amendment to the trust’s master deed was filed with the registry of deeds. “It got to be a problem because ... it permeates the walls,”
Boston (MA) Herald
added Mar 3, 2017 13:27
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[New York] Condo owners' secondhand smoke issue draws huge response

Lots of readers wrote in with suggestions for those condo owners whose balcony and even their apartment were spoiled by cigarette smoke from their downstairs neighbors’ patio. Some suggested legal measures:
Rochester (NY) Democrat and Chronicle
added Mar 3, 2017 13:05
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[New York] Real estate: STAR tax break OK for sibling co-owners

Dear Edith...Do you think a lawsuit against secondhand smoke would be a success? Our goal isn't to make anyone quit smoking, just the ability to enjoy our porch and condo...my only suggestion would be to sell. That brings up the question of whether you’
Rochester (NY) Democrat and Chronicle
added Mar 3, 2017 13:04
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