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November 19, 2019 - 12:15 pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- New York has joined the ranks of states suing the nation's biggest e-cigarette maker. Attorney General Letitia James announced the lawsuit on Tuesday against San Francisco based JUUL Labs. It alleges the company used deceptive and misleading marketing of its e-cigarettes,...
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Andrew Weber
November 05, 2019 - 11:25 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) – A new study released Tuesday provides insight into how big a problem vaping has become among young people. The National Youth Tobacco survey questioned more than 19,000 middle and high school students earlier this year. It found that more than 27 percent of high schoolers and...
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Kimberly Dole
October 17, 2019 - 1:14 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- The e-cigarette company Juul announced Thursday that they will suspend all sales of their fruity flavors ahead of looming US ban by the Trump administration. Juul will continue selling its mint, menthol and tobacco flavors, but as of 1 p.m. on Thursday, consumers will no...
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Glenn Schuck
August 20, 2019 - 1:06 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — Dozens of parents and anti-vaping advocates demonstrated outside of the New York City headquarters of Juul Tuesday morning, demanding restrictions on the sales of flavored e-cigarettes. The demonstrators, including City Council Member Mark Levine, believe flavored e-...
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November 14, 2018 - 6:31 am
The nation's leading e-cigarette maker is halting store sales of some flavors to deter use by kids.
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May 06, 2018 - 3:46 pm
High school and middle school students admitted Sunday that they are addicted to certain e-cigarettes, and stood with Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-New York) urging new action.
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