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[Illinois] Durbin & Senators Press JUUL Labs, Inc. For Answers On Marketing Addictive E-Cigarette Vaping Product To Teens, Urge FDA To Take Swift Action

“Your company’s popular vaping device (JUUL) and its accompanying flavored nicotine cartridges (JUULpods) are undermining our nation’s efforts to reduce tobacco use among youth and putting an entire new generation of children at risk of nicotine addicti
US Senator Dick Durbin (D-IL)
added Apr 26, 2018 11:52
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[Illinois] LETTER FROM LEGISLATORS TO Kevin Bums Chief Executive Officer JUUL Labs, Inc. (PDF)

Your company's popular vaping device (JUUL) and its accompanying flavored nicotine cartridges (JUULpods) are undermining our nation's efforts to reduce tobacco use among youth...Will your company commit to no longer selling JUULpods in flavors that clear
US Senator Dick Durbin (D-IL)
added Apr 19, 2018 18:52
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[Illinois] Posting signs outside of Chicago tobacco stores could warn teens of vaping dangers, officials say

Chicago teens that officials worry are oblivious to the health risks of vaping with candy-flavored electronic cigarettes soon could be faced with warning signs in stores under a plan aldermen advanced Wednesday. Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s ordinance would requi
Chicago Tribune
added Apr 14, 2018 22:08
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[Illinois] ASG releases results of smoking referendum

A March 16 Associated Student Government referendum said 51 percent of students believe the University should not change anything about smoking policy on campus. According to the referendum, 38 percent of students strongly disagree that smoking on campu
Daily Northwestern
added Apr 11, 2018 13:41
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[Illinois] Raising tobacco-buying age in area towns not an issue, as nearby municipalities increase it or look to

As some municipalities, and even the state, look to increase the age for buying and possessing tobacco and related products, places like Morton Grove and Lincolnwood aren't currently considering doing so
Chicago Tribune
added Apr 9, 2018 22:17
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[Illinois] Skokie could raise minimum age for tobacco to 21, while Niles isn't considering changes — for now: Village leaders

"Right now, Skokie's law is the state law so people have to be 18," said Bruce Jones, the village's environmental health supervisor. "Skokie is looking to increase the age of purchasing tobacco to 21."
Skokie (IL) Review
added Apr 9, 2018 22:14
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[Illinois] Elmhurst City Council adds e-cigarettes to tobacco ordinance

The Elmhurst City Council passes its April 2 consent agenda, including an amendment to its tobacco product ordinance to include alternative nicotine products such as e-cigarettes.
Chicago Suburban Newspapers
added Apr 7, 2018 20:44
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Editorial: Pass Tobacco 21 in Peoria, in Illinois

Absolutely, Illinois should make the legal age for purchasing tobacco and vaping products 21, up from 18. Two pieces of legislation — Senate Bill 2332, House Bill 4297 — would do just that. A similar measure is before the Peoria City Council. Peoria Cou
Peoria (IL) Journal-Star
added Apr 3, 2018 15:09
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Illinois Appellate Court Upholds Denial Of Retail Tobacco License

upholding the denial of an application for a retail tobacco license because the evidence showed that the store had been operating without a current license and continued to operate despite several cease-and-desist orders (E Cigs Loop Inc., et al. v. Chica
Lexis Nexis
added Apr 2, 2018 22:44
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[Illinois] Elmhurst City Council expected to add e-cigarettes to tobacco ordinance

Following the likely passage of an amendment at the April 2 Elmhurst City Council meeting, an ordinance regulating tobacco products in Elmhurst would include e-cigarettes. The related report, which came from the Public Affairs and Safety Committee's Marc
Chicago Suburban Newspapers
added Mar 30, 2018 16:18
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