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[Illinois] Aurora to vote on raising tobacco age to 21

The city of Aurora is set to vote on raising the age limit to 21 for people to buy tobacco products in the city. Illinois law prohibits anyone age 17 and younger from buying or possessing tobacco of any kind, and state lawmakers are considering a proposa
Chicago Tribune
added Mar 23, 2018 21:32
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[Illinois] E-cigarettes may lead to accumulation of fat in the liver

Using e-cigarettes may lead to an accumulation of fat in the liver, a study of mice exposed to the devices suggests. The research will be presented Sunday, March 18, at ENDO 2018, the Endocrine Society's 100th annual meeting in Chicago, Ill. "The popula
ScienceDaily
added Mar 19, 2018 21:50
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[Illinois] Gurnee village board to consider raising the age to buy tobacco to 21

The Gurnee village board will consider raising the age to purchase tobacco products and electronic cigarettes to 21 at its meeting Monday. If approved the village will join Deerfield, Highland Park, Lincolnshire, Vernon Hills, Mundelein and Buffalo Grov
Chicago (IL) Daily Herald
added Mar 17, 2018 14:39
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[Illinois] Elmhurst moves to regulate vapes and other non-tobacco nicotine

The change means those who violate the rules may be subject to a city citation and civil penalty rather than a criminal charge under state law. For example, someone under age 18, the legal age for purchase of tobacco and other nicotine products, who man
Chicago Tribune
added Mar 15, 2018 14:13
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[Florida] Illinois Federal Judge Denies Summary Judgment In Mark Cancellation Dispute ($$)

A plaintiff seeking review of a cancellation by the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board (TTAB) of three trademarks relating to cigarette rolling papers was denied summary judgment by an Illinois federal judge on March 12 (DRL Enterprises Inc. v. North Atlant
Lexis Nexis
added Mar 13, 2018 19:44
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[Illinois] As 'Tobacco 21' effort grows, some suburbs prefer to wait before trying to increase tobacco-buying age

While a local effort to increase the purchasing age of tobacco products to 21 gains momentum in several northwest suburbs, officials in neighboring villages have said they're waiting to see how state lawmakers act before formally weighing in on the debat
Chicago Tribune
added Mar 8, 2018 03:28
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[Illinois] Glancing Back: March 6-7

25 years ago, 1993 MATTOON -- In the wake of new studies that show that second-hand smoke causes cancer...Local governments, restaurants and other businesses have taken steps toward eliminating smoking. Mattoon Mayor Roger Dettro recently made smoking p
Journal Gazette and Times-Courier (IL)
added Mar 6, 2018 18:26
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[Illinois] More teens sneaking vaping devices that look like flash drives, markers into suburban high schools

Smoking in the bathroom has returned with a vengeance and a twist at some Chicago-area high schools, where administrators worry that new ways to get a nicotine fix are making the illegal habit even more appealing to students, and harder for teachers to c
Chicago Tribune
added Feb 21, 2018 00:29
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Illinois Debates Tobacco Purchase Age

Committees from both the Illinois Senate and the House of Representatives endorsed proposals that would raise the legal age of purchase for tobacco products from the current age of 18 years old to 21. On Feb. 6, the Senate Public Health Committee voted 6
CSP News (Convenience Store/Petroleum)
added Feb 16, 2018 17:14
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[Illinois] VIDEO: Possible age change in Tobacco purchases stirring a debate for many

Advocates believe 18 years old have more friends in their circle under 18 compared someone 21. “Right now we’re seeing where the 18-year-old's and 19-year-old's are purchasing the tobacco products for the younger students,” said American Cancer Society
WMBD WYZZ TV (Peoria, IL)
added Feb 12, 2018 06:39
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