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[Minnesota] Battles between smokers, nonsmokers may be heating up

“At the crux of this is basically a homeowners’ rights issue,” countered smoker Marge Romero, who’s lived at Gallery Tower for 19 years. “You ought to be able to live your life in the confines of your own home,” said Romero, who was elected to the build
Fox News
added Jul 11, 2018 13:57
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[Minnesota] Condo building in St. Paul voted to go smoke-free. Then smokers got on the board

At Gallery Tower, the nearly 40-year-old building where Tentinger lives, the failed smoking ban remains a point of contention. It has spawned rumors that the board election was rigged, spurred tense interactions at board meetings and made some residents
Minneapolis (MN) Star Tribune
added Jul 10, 2018 17:45
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[South Carolina] HUD: Public housing must become smoke-free by July 31

According to a news release from the S.C. Tobacco-Free Collaborative, a statewide assembly of leading health organizations, community coalitions and businesses committed to eliminating the toll of tobacco use in South Carolina, nearly 30,000 public housi
The Sumter (SC) Item
added Jul 10, 2018 17:44
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[Maine] Improperly discarded smoking materials caused Old Orchard blaze

Smoking materials that were improperly disposed of on a second-floor deck ignited a fire that destroyed an Old Orchard Beach condominium complex and left 16 people homeless over the weekend. The second floor and roof of an eight-unit condo building at 9
Portland (ME) Press-Herald
added Jul 10, 2018 13:03
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[Canada] 'That's going to be an issue': Lawyers weigh in on apartment smoking and vaping ban

A ban by landlords on tenants smoking or vaping marijuana in their apartments is an issue that's bound to be decided in the courts..."I believe that there is going to be litigation over these issues and we're going to get some court and certainly some hu
CBC News (ca)
added Jul 8, 2018 21:52
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[Wisconsin] La Crosse Housing Authority goes smoke-free

The La Crosse Housing Authority is making it clear, smoking is no longer allowed in buildings or on the grounds. They say the move comes as a way to prevent secondhand smoke exposure in the building. "In our country 760,000 children under the age of 18
WEAU-TV Channel 13 NBC (Eau Claire, WI)
added Jul 8, 2018 02:57
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[Canada] Vaping, medical marijuana backers say apartment renter's total smoking ban is 'ridiculous' w/Photo

"I think it's somewhat ridiculous," said Mike Francis, a spokesperson for Best Buds, a group that links people with doctors that prescribe medical marijuana. "How can you ask them to leave their place of residence, especially in a place like Saskatchew
CBC News (ca)
added Jul 7, 2018 13:59
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[Canada] Renter with more than 11,000 units to ban all smoking, pot or not, for all apartments and patios this fall

"Our buildings will be no-smoking buildings for both cigarette smoke and marijuana," confirmed Sheena Keslick, the vice president of Mainstreet Equity Corp., on Thursday. The smoking ban will also cover medical marijuana and vaping and will extend to t
CBC News (ca)
added Jul 6, 2018 02:25
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[West Virginia] Huntington housing authority bans smoking

The Herald-Dispatch reports the Huntington Housing Authority has banned smoking at its administrative offices, company-owned vehicles, common spaces and more than 600 public housing units starting July 1. Authority Executive Director Vickie Lester says t
AP - Associated Press
added Jul 6, 2018 02:24
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[Virginia] End to smoking good thing for SRHA

Smoking in Suffolk Redevelopment and Housing Authority-owned buildings will soon be a thing of the past, and that’s a good thing... We believe SRHA should go one step farther than the HUD regulation, though, and disallow smoking anywhere on its propertie
Suffolk (VA) News-Herald
added Jul 5, 2018 20:48
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