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[Canada] Gasping for a solution to Hamilton's murky smoking bylaws

they are constantly surrounded by their neighbour’s smoke, which seeps up through the floorboards and vents. ... The laws around smoking in multi-unit buildings (both public housing and private properties) are murky and often misunderstood by even the lan
Metro (ca)
added Jul 30, 2014 05:36
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VIDEO: Josh Gordon's legal team to say second-hand smoke reason for positive marijuana test

The legal team for Cleveland Browns wide receiver Josh Gordon will argue in a hearing Friday that its client has disputed test results that were caused from secondhand marijuana smoke, according to sources. Gordon is appealing the NFL's imposition of a
added Jul 29, 2014 19:30

[Kentucky] Anti-smoking tour kicks off in Ashland

Roger Cline understands that smoking isn’t the only cause of lung cancer, but based on their physician’s professional opinion and Cline’s knowledge of his wife’s workplace, he is convinced that cigarettes killed her. It was a tobacco-free building but s
Ashland (KY) Daily Independent
added Jul 29, 2014 15:55
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[Kansas] Citizen’s petition calls for smoking ban on Massachusetts Street

Lawrence software developer Mike DuPont says he is sick of walking on Massachusetts Street and smelling like cigarette smoke when he gets home. He especially doesn't want to expose his 2-month-old baby to it. So he recently started an online petition to
Lawrence (KS) Journal-World
added Jul 29, 2014 12:43

[Ireland] Dangers of third-hand smoke highlighted

Until now, the risks associated with this have been unclear so UK and Spanish scientists decided to investigate further. They collected dust samples from homes occupied by smokers and non-smokers and used the most up-to-date toxicology information to est (ie)
added Jul 29, 2014 10:46

Reynolds sponsors study of e-cigs

A subsidiary of Reynolds American Inc. is sponsoring a federal study to determine what potential risks there are in the vapor smoke emitted from an electronic cigarette. The study began in May with 72 participants at Clinical Research Atlanta and is expe
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Jul 29, 2014 01:17

[Washington] Some upset over pot smokers on Vanc. patio

A local restaurant and shop is pushing the legal envelope, by allowing customers to smoke pot in a designated spot on its patio. The management at Mint Tea said they've had a cannabis-friendly tent set up for a while, and it's become more popular now tha
KGW Northwest NewsChannel 8
added Jul 28, 2014 23:51

[Indiana] WEIER: A 30-year public smoking battle

I have selected just a few documents from my very large file of our journey toward Fort Wayne's first anti-smoking ordinance. There is no doubt that the most effective tool in educating the public was the newspapers' support.
Fort Wayne (IN) Journal-Gazette
added Jul 27, 2014 18:46

[Texas] MAY/LOEWY: It's Debatable: Where there's smoke, there's debate

I favor allowing both marijuana and tobacco smoking in the privacy of one’s home. I oppose allowing either in public places where an individual’s vice can affect an innocent third party, like Dr. May, many of the readers and me.
Lubbock (TX) Avalanche-Journal
added Jul 27, 2014 08:12

[Wisconsin] EDITORIAL: Ban e-cigarettes from indoor workplaces

Just as tobacco smokers have a right to smoke, but are prohibited from doing so inside indoor workplaces because of the harmful effects to others, e-cigarette users should face the same restriction for the same reason. In this case, given what we do and
Appleton (WI) Post-Crescent
added Jul 24, 2014 10:50
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