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[Missouri] Kansas City, MO, and Kansas City, KS, Raise Tobacco Sale Age to 21

Kansas City’s actions continue the growing momentum in support of raising the age of sale for tobacco products to 21. To date, Hawaii and over 100 cities and counties in eight states have raised the tobacco sale age to 21. This is a critical step to acce
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Nov 20, 2015 16:29
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[Kansas, Missouri] VIDEO: KC, KCK pass ordinances raising age to buy tobacco products to 21

three ordinances. The first, with a vote of 11-1, raised the legal age to 21. The second ordinance, which defines that vapor products fall under tobacco product laws, passed with all 12 votes. The third, with a vote of 11-1, prohibits the use of vapor pr
KMOV-TV (St. Louis, MO)
added Nov 20, 2015 17:58
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[Missouri] Kansas City - age 21 for nicotine and tobacco

The president of the Preventing Tobacco Addiction Foundation, Ohio State University professor of Family Medicine, Dr. Rob Crane, writes, "age 21 for all nicotine and tobacco products is logical and simple to understand, is backed by the weight of scienti
PR Newswire
added Nov 20, 2015 17:58
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[Kansas, Missouri] KC, KCK raise minimum age for tobacco sales to 21

Kansas City, Missouri, has raised the legal age for tobacco sales from 18 to 21 and will include materials for e-cigarettes.... Jonathan Brower, the owner of Waldo Vapes, said he doesn’t think restricting smoking and e-cigarette materials to those 21 and
KMBC-Ch. 9 (Kansas City, MO)
added Nov 20, 2015 17:58
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[Kansas, Missouri] VIDEO: KCMO, KCK pass ordinances that raise smoking age from 18 to 21

d news for teenage smokers as city council members and commissioners in both Kansas City, Missouri and Kansas voted to raise the legal smoking age. Kansas City Council and the Unified Government of Wyandotte County both voted to raise the legal age for bu
WDAF-TV Fox 4 (Kansas City, MO)
added Nov 20, 2015 17:57
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[Kansas, Missouri] KC, Wyandotte County raise legal age for tobacco purchases to 21

Hoping to curb underage smoking — and keep some teens from ever lighting up — Kansas City and Wyandotte County on Thursday banned sales of cigarettes and other tobacco products to people under age 21. The Kansas City Council led the metro area in voting
Kansas City (MO) Star
added Nov 20, 2015 16:40
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[Kansas, Missouri] EDITORIAL: KC and KCK should raise legal age to 21 to reduce teenage smoking

The timing couldn’t be better for two area cities on Thursday to vote on raising the legal age from 18 to 21 to purchase tobacco products and e-cigarettes. Thursday is the American Cancer Society’s Great American Smokeout. It’s also when the Kansas City
Kansas City (MO) Star
added Nov 20, 2015 17:57
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[Kansas, Missouri] A cloud of questions linger over electronic cigarettes and vaping

Moll’s argument against Tobacco 21|KC’s actions targeting vaping goes into more novel and controversial territory: electronic cigarettes are proven to be a less harmful alternative to smoking, and minors have been proven to be effective at consuming subs
Kansas City (MO) Star
added Nov 20, 2015 17:58
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[Kansas, Missouri] City urged to restrict youth smoking

Dr. McCandless, the president and CEO of the Health Care Foundation of Greater Kansas City and also a leader of the recently announced “Tobacco 21 | KC” movement, urged the Independence City Council Monday to raise the legal age for tobacco purchases fro
Independence (MO) Examiner
added Nov 20, 2015 17:58
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[Kansas, Missouri] Lewis Diuguid: Age to buy tobacco must go up

health-conscience, socially responsible teens in Kansas City should push for the change in the laws where they live. They would show themselves to be a whole lot smarter and more aware than people in my generation were as they celebrated over winning the
Kansas City (MO) Star
added Nov 20, 2015 17:57
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