CoCo County Supes Lift Hemp Moratorium, Leave Ban On Vaping Sales In PlaceThe Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday lifted its moratorium on industrial hemp cultivation. The county’s ban on the sale and delivery of electronic smoking devices and cannabis e-liquids will remain in place.
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.
San Francisco Considers Smoking Ban In Most Multi-Unit HousingSan Francisco could soon become the largest city in the country to ban smoking inside most multi-unit residential buildings, including inside units.
Beleagured E-Cigarette Maker Juul Moving Headquarters From San Francisco To D.C.E-cigarette maker Juul Labs is moving its headquarters from San Francisco to Washington D.C., according to a report in the Wall Street Journal.
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.
East Bay School District Joins In New Lawsuits Against Juul Over Teen VapingAn East Bay school district and four other California schools districts have been added to the growing list of lawsuits against e-cigarette maker Juul Labs Inc. for allegedly marketing its products to teenage users.
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.
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.