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[California] Juul Labs Gets Some Claims Tossed In E-Cig Labeling Suit ($$)

A California federal judge has trimmed claims in a proposed class action against Juul Labs Inc. alleging it deceptively advertised the amount of nicotine in its e-cigarette products, ruling federal regulations...
Law360
added Nov 2, 2018 13:10
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[California] City Atty. Mike Feuer files suits against three online vape companies for allegedly targeting minors

injunctions against three electronic cigarette companies, Los Angeles-based VapeCo Distribution LLC, its parent company, NEwhere Inc., and Kandypens Inc., for failing to verify customer ages, selling tobacco products without federal approval and marketing
The Hub (LA, CA)
added Nov 2, 2018 08:43
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[California] Polytobacco use among young adult smokers: prospective association with cigarette consumption

Conclusions. Findings suggest that individuals who use more tobacco products are at greater risk for increased cigarette smoking and maintaining a multiple product use pattern.
Tobacco Control
added Nov 2, 2018 07:30
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Point-of-sale marketing of little cigars and cigarillos on and near California Tribal lands

Policy-makers and Tribal leaders should consider regulations that would limit access to LCCs at point of sale to help prevent youth initiation and reduce smoking-related morbidity and mortality among American Indians.
Tobacco Control
added Nov 2, 2018 07:26
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[California] Where there’s smoke there’s students: Berkeley teens addicted to e-cigarettes

Skyrocketing e-cigarette use in teens has cities across the nation baffled. Including Berkeley. Kieran Rok, dean of students at Berkeley High School, said e-cigarettes have been wreaking havoc for a few years now. “It was unexpected,” he said, of the n
Berkeleyside
added Nov 1, 2018 14:32
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[California] L.A. city attorney accuses e-cigarette companies of illegally selling and marketing to minors

Feuer on Wednesday announced his office is seeking injunctions against three California-based electronic cigarette companies, alleging that they sell vaping products without proper age verification and market tobacco products to underage youths. I
Los Angeles Times
added Oct 31, 2018 23:48
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[California] VELEZ: E-cigs offer teens a new path to nicotine addiction ($$)

In Imperial County, 15.4 percent of youths use tobacco products. “This is higher than the state average of 13.8 percent,” said Lucy Hernandez, Imperial County Public Health Department’s Tobacco Educator. “What is concerning is that over 95 percent of st
Imperial Valley (CA) Press
added Oct 30, 2018 21:54
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[California] PD Editorial: State anti-smoking efforts have saved lives

A voter initiative passed in 1988 established a comprehensive statewide tobacco control program... California was a pioneer in tobacco prevention programs — and that early effort has saved many, many lives. This successful strategy should continue full b
Santa Rosa (CA) Press Democrat
added Oct 26, 2018 18:58
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Analysis: Low number of lung cancer deaths saved California more than half a billion

California's death rate from lung cancer is 28 percent lower than the rest of the nation's, largely due to anti-smoking policies.
CALmatters
added Oct 26, 2018 00:02
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[California] Retail Group Battles Flavored-Tobacco Ban

Tobacco retailers “showed up in force” at a recent Sacramento City Council committee meeting to fight back against a proposed ban on the sale of flavored tobacco products in the city. The California Fuels and Convenience Alliance (CFCA) called the efforts
CSP News (Convenience Store/Petroleum)
added Oct 25, 2018 23:01
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