VT Attorney General Settlers with Electronic Cigarette Vendors

Online e-cigarette sellers will pay $ 157,500 in penalties for violating Vermont’s ban on selling vaping products to individual Vermonters over the Internet, the attorney general’s office said on Wednesday. “Online sales of electronic cigarettes or any other tobacco product to individual consumers in Vermont are illegal,” TJ Donovan said …

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Letter to editor: Editorial overlooks pitfalls of proposed flavored tobacco ban in Maine

The May 24 Press Herald’s main editorial, “Our Take: Stop Tobacco Companies from Targeting Young People,” reflects the uninformed and militant rhetoric around this important issue and overlooks many important facts. As we’ve learned throughout history, government prohibition doesn’t work. Banning flavored tobacco will not discourage use by young people. …

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