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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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[New Zealand] VIDEO: 'The children don’t have a choice'- Children’s Commissioner slams Government’s refusal petition to ban second hand smoke in cars

TVNZ (nz)
added May 3, 2017 18:17
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[New Zealand] Children's Commissioner slams Government's refusal to ban second hand smoke in cars

The Government has refused a petition put forward by the Health Select Committee to ban smoking in cars around children.... The refusal comes despite 97 per cent public support of a ban. Smoking in cars around children is banned in the UK, South Africa,
TVNZ (nz)
added May 3, 2017 00:07
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Vape Shop Air Sampling by California State Health Department Suggests that Secondhand Vape Exposure is Minimal

I believe that there must be reasonable evidence before the government intervenes to ban a behavior such as smoking or vaping. With regards to vaping, I just don't see any reasonable evidence at this time that it poses any significant health hazard to bys
The Rest of the Story-Tobacco Analasys and Commentary (Michael Siegel blog)
added May 11, 2017 00:36
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[Canada] Ottawa Public Health looking at marijuana rollout

You likely won’t be able to smoke legal marijuana anywhere you can’t smoke cigarettes today when pot becomes legal next year. But that’s just one of the challenges Ottawa Public Health is working out.
Metro (ca)
added May 2, 2017 16:46
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[Canada] Ottawa Public Health ponders where marijuana can be used

The December 2017 federal task force report on cannabis legalization and regulation argued that no matter what the source, second-hand smoke is a health hazard and an imposition. The report also expressed concern that smoking or vaping cannabis in public
Ottawa (Ont) Sun
added May 1, 2017 12:46
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[Canada] Evidence to Guide Action: Comprehensive Tobacco Control in Ontario (2016) Smoke-Free Ontario Scientific Advisory Committee (PDF) (473pp)

To answer the overall question, “Which interventions or set of interventions will have the greatest impact on reducing tobacco use in Ontario?, SFO-SAC 2016 reviewed, assessed and categorized a total of 56 interventions over the four pillar topics of i
Public Health Ontario (ca)
added May 2, 2017 16:41
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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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[California] FERRANNINI: Leave your vaping outdoors

even though your 21st century nicotine juice vapor may be more high-tech and less harmful than secondhand tobacco smoke, it is still just as rude. And if traditional cigarette smokers have gotten the message and by-and-large try to be considerate to thos
The State Hornet (California State U. Sacramento)
added Apr 29, 2017 20:27
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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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