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[California, Illinois, Pennsylvania] Cities step up pressure on e-cigarette industry over teen vaping epidemic

Juul recently launched a secret shopper program that it says has visited 2,000 brick-and-mortar retailers to ensure that the product is not being sold to minors. "Juul is intended for current adult smokers only," the company said in a statement. "We can
USA Today
added Nov 14, 2018 17:32
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[Illinois] American Medical Association targets e-cigarettes, vaping among teens

on Tuesday added its weight to efforts by officials nationwide, including Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel, to make tobacco less attractive and available to young people. The same day Emanuel’s administration was to file suit against eight companies it says so
Chicago Tribune
added Nov 14, 2018 17:31
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[Illinois] City attacking on several fronts in fight to keep e-cigarettes away from minors

Emanuel, a major critic of President Donald Trump’s administration, said if the Food and Drug Administration under Trump’s watch does indeed announce strict new regulations on flavored e-cigarettes — which critics say kids and teens are drawn to — then he
Chicago Sun-Times
added Nov 14, 2018 03:09
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[Illinois] Chicago suing online e-cigarette retailers accused of selling to minors

The lawsuit against ELiquid Depot, Kandypens Inc., Major League Vaping, Mig Vapor, Sea100, Sex Vapor, Suorin USA, and Vista Vapors.will be filed on Tuesday. The retailers were allegedly caught red-handed selling to minors, the city said.
WLS-TV ABC7 (Chicago, IL)
added Nov 14, 2018 03:08
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[Illinois] City to Sue 8 Online Retailers for Selling E-Cigarettes to Minors

The city of Chicago will file a lawsuit Tuesday against eight online retailers who were caught illegally selling e-cigarette products to an underage Chicago resident in an undercover sting. The minimum age to purchase tobacco products in Chicago is 21.
WTTW (Chicago, IL)
added Nov 14, 2018 03:07
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[Illinois] City to sue online e-cigarette dealers, says they're selling to underage Chicagoans

The city is planning to file suit Tuesday in Cook County Circuit Court against eight companies that sold e-cigarette products to people under age 21 in the past month, the Emanuel administration said. The sales were part of a sting operation launched by
Chicago Tribune
added Nov 12, 2018 22:14
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[Illinois] E-cigarettes should not be treated like regular cigarettes, NU researchers say

Electronic cigarettes should be seen as a unique tobacco product rather than another type of cigarette, a research commentary co-authored by Northwestern researchers says. The commentary examined different studies of electronic cigarettes to better unde
Daily Northwestern
added Oct 15, 2018 19:49
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[Illinois] Condo board asked to deal with secondhand smoke

A. This is an increasingly more common complaint. The association's governing documents can offer relief if they include the typical language that prohibits residents from engaging in noxious or offensive conduct or conduct that may be an annoyance to ot
Chicago (IL) Daily Herald
added Oct 14, 2018 15:36
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[Illinois] Editorial | More virtue signaling at UI

the puritans have decided to ban another practice enjoyed by some that they do not approve. As everyone who's not a rigid ideologue knows, smokeless tobacco doesn't generate smoke. That, in fact, is why they call it smokeless tobacco.
Champaign (IL) News-Gazette
added Oct 10, 2018 02:37
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[Illinois] UI campus plans total tobacco ban in 2019

If you're headed to the University of Illinois, leave the chewing tobacco at home. Starting next August, the campus no-smoking policy will be extended to include all smokeless tobacco products, from chewing tobacco to dissolvable tobacco "orbs" and strip
Champaign (IL) News-Gazette
added Oct 5, 2018 13:30
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