Walnut Creek Considers Ban On Selling Flavored Tobacco, Vaping ProductsThe Walnut Creek City Council on Tuesday will consider banning the sale of favored tobacco and electronic smoking devices within city limits.
San Jose Lawmakers Vote To Ban Sale Of Flavored Tobacco ProductsIn a unanimous vote, San Jose city council members voted to end all sales of flavored e-cigarettes, menthol cigarettes and flavored cigars. There will be a second vote to finalize the ban.
Juul To Pay $40M To Settle Teen Vaping Lawsuit In North CarolinaSan Francisco-based electronic cigarette giant Juul Labs Inc. will pay $40 million to North Carolina and take more action to prevent underage use and sales, according to a landmark legal settlement.
Feds Seek Breakup Of Altria-Juul Deal On Antitrust GroundsU.S. business regulators are suing to break up the multibillion-dollar deal between tobacco giant Altria and San Francisco e-cigarette startup Juul Labs.
Juul Reportedly Looking At E-Cigarette That Locks Out Underage UsersE-cigarette giant Juul is reportedly looking to launch a new vape in the U.S. that will only unlock for users ages 21 and older.
Alameda County Supes Consider Vaping Sales BanThe Alameda County Board of Supervisors will consider an ordinance Tuesday that would ban the sale of vaping products in the county's unincorporated areas.
Juul Sued By Massachusetts AG Over Alleged Targeting Of YouthA new lawsuit against San Francisco-based Juul claims to provide the strongest evidence yet that e-cigarette giant targeted children with its online advertising campaigns.
Altria Takes Another $4.1 Billion Charge On Juul InvestmentE-cigarettes were supposed to help Altria diversify beyond tobacco but its investment in San Francisco-based Juul has turned into a recurring nightmare.
Bay Area School District Files Lawsuit Against Juul For 'Fostering An E-Cigarette Epidemic'A Bay Area school district took its battle against underage vaping to the courtroom Thursday, filing a lawsuit against Juul Labs for "cultivating and fostering an e-cigarette epidemic that disrupts the education and learning environment across the district."
Amid Vaping Controversy, Juul Use Rises Among Teens, Young Adults In 2019Despite the ongoing controversies surrounding Juul e-cigarettes, a new study says the number of people using the San Francisco-based company's vaping products has been rising.
Bay Area Lawmaker's Flavored Tobacco Ban Proposal Would Include Menthol CigarettesA revamped bill in the California legislature aims to go further than the Trump administration's partial ban on e-cigarette pods.
UCSF Study: Juul Delivers More Nicotine To Blood Than Cigarettes, Other E-CigsA new study finds the company's products delivers significantly more nicotine to the blood per puff than other e-cigarettes and traditional cigarettes.
San Mateo County Schools Sue Juul Labs Over Rise Of Youth VapingMore than four lawsuits from San Mateo County school officials were filed Tuesday against San Francisco-based Juul Labs over its alleged efforts to get youth to smoke electronic cigarettes.
Study: E-Cigarettes Increase Risk Of Lung Disease; Vaping Combined With Smoking Triples RiskA new study on the health effects of e-cigarettes shows vaping significantly increases the risk of developing chronic lung diseases, according to University of California, San Francisco researchers.
New York Joins California, Other States Suing E-Cigarette Maker JuulAttorney General Letitia James announced the lawsuit on Tuesday against San Francisco based JUUL Labs.