Impostor Marijuana Vapes Flood California As Health Crisis ExpandsThe deceptive rip-offs on the street could be linked to an emerging public health crisis.
Crackdown On E-Cigarette Sales Sought By San Jose City CouncilmemberA San Jose city councilmember has initiated a process to try and limit or ban the sale of e-cigarettes within the city.
Supervisor Calls For E-Cigarette Ban In San Mateo CountySan Mateo County supervisor and former Daly City mayor David Canepa is calling for a ban on e-cigarettes entirely in unincorporated areas of the county.
Trump Proposes Ban On Flavorings Used In E-CigarettesPresident Donald Trump says his administration will propose banning thousands of flavors used in e-cigarettes amid an outbreak of breathing problems tied to vaping.
Juul Says It Would 'Fully Cooperate' After Receiving Warning Letter From FDASan Francisco-based Juul Labs Inc. said Tuesday it will "fully cooperate" with a U.S. Food and Drug Administration warning letter.
FDA Warns Juul Over Claims E-Cigarette Safer Than SmokingFederal health authorities say San Francisco-based vaping giant Juul Labs illegally pitched its electronic cigarettes as a safer alternative to smoking, including in a presentation at schools.
Marin Health Officials Say To Stop Vaping Amid Reports Of Lung Injuries, DeathsHealth officials in Marin County are advising residents to stop vaping until more is known about the cases of lung injury being reported across the United States.
1st Vaping Death Reported In California; Among 5 Deaths and 450 Illnesses NationwideHealth authorities are investigating California's first known death associated with vaping.
FTC Investigating Juul Marketing Practices Amid Teen Vaping EpidemicLawsuits are mounting against e-cigarette company Juul and now federal investigators are taking a hard look at the company’s marketing practices.
Report: E-Cigarette Giant Juul's Campaign Donations Favor DemocratsSan Francisco-based E-cigarette giant Juul Labs gave nearly $100,000 to members of Congress during the first half of 2019, most of which went to Democrats, according to a report.
Richmond Considers Restrictions On E-Cigarette SalesRichmond mayor plans to introduce an ordinance during Tuesday's City Council meeting that would restrict the sale of electronic cigarette products.
Juul CEO Apologizes To Parents Of Teens Addicted To VapingThe CEO of San Francisco-based Juul is apologizing to parents of teenagers who have become addicted to his company's vaping products.
Juul-Backed Coalition Gets Vaping Initiative On San Francisco BallotResidents of San Francisco will get to vote on whether a new ordinance banning the sale of electronic cigarettes will stand in the upcoming November election.
San Francisco Bans Sale Of E-Cigarettes, Becoming First Major US City To Do SoSan Francisco became the first major U.S. city to ban the sale of electronic cigarettes after supervisors gave the measure its second and final vote Tuesday.
Livermore Bans Flavored Tobacco Sales, Enacts School Buffer Zone For RetailersThe Livermore City Council unanimously voted Monday night to ban the sales of all flavored tobacco products and electronic delivery devices citywide and introduce a 1,000-foot buffer zone between tobacco retailers and sites like schools and libraries.