San Francisco Considers $1,000 Fines for People Smoking Tobacco or Cannabis in Their Apartments
San Francisco politicians are considering yet another policy that would harm renters while infringing on property rights: a ban on smoking inside private apartment buildings.
On Thursday, a committee of the city's Board of Supervisors voted to advance a bill that would ban smoking inside private dwellings located in apartments with three or more units. The San Francisco Examiner reports that the restrictions would apply not just to tobacco products, but also to smoking marijuana and even to vaping.
The goal, according to bill sponsor Supervisor Norman Yee, is to...