Vaping

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Melissa Culross
August 09, 2019 - 3:36 pm
An obscure step in San Francisco’s elections process became the center of a heated fight Friday over an upcoming ballot measure to overturn the city’s ban on e-cigarettes.
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Christopher Chin blows puffs on an e-cigarette as he waits for customers at Gone With the Smoke Vapor Lounge on May 5, 2016 in San Francisco, California.
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KCBS Radio Midday News
August 06, 2019 - 1:19 pm
There's a war of words going on at San Francisco City Hall between proponents and opponents of an effort to overturn the city's ban on vaping products . The front for Tuesday's verbal skirmish is the little-known offices of the Ballot Simplification Committee at the Department of Elections. Juul...
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KCBS Radio Afternoon News
July 31, 2019 - 12:31 pm
San Francisco-based Juul Labs is under investigation in Connecticut over claims that vaping helps smokers quit.
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James Monsees, co-founder of San Francisco-based Juul, testifies before the House Committee Oversight and Reform Economic and Consumer Policy subcommittee on July 25, 2019.
Jeffrey Schaub
July 25, 2019 - 3:44 pm
A top Juul executive told members of Congress today that the tobacco vaping product was never intended to be used by teens.
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Jeremy Wong blows vapor from an e-cigarette at The Vaping Buddha on January 23, 2018 in South San Francisco, California.
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Carrie Hodousek
July 11, 2019 - 9:03 am
San Francisco residents will soon vote on the fate of the city’s landmark e-cigarette ban.
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Jeremy Wong blows vapor from an e-cigarette at The Vaping Buddha on January 23, 2018 in South San Francisco, California.
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Carrie Hodousek
June 26, 2019 - 3:56 pm
The e-cigarette fight is making its way to the voting booth. San Francisco-based vaping giant Juul is pushing to get on the November ballot to block the city’s recent ban of its products.
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Jeremy Wong blows vapor from an e-cigarette at The Vaping Buddha on January 23, 2018 in South San Francisco, California.
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Bob Butler
June 18, 2019 - 11:04 pm
San Francisco Supervisors voted on Tuesday to ban the distribution, sale and manufacturing of e-cigarettes, an unprecedented move in this country that was motivated by the rise in underage vaping . But business owners who sell electronic cigarettes have vowed to put a measure on November’s ballot...
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KCBS Radio Morning News
November 15, 2018 - 8:23 am
The Food and Drug Administration Thursday launched an assault on the use of e-cigarettes and tobacco products by teenagers
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© Kelly Fisher USA TODAY NETWORK Tennessee
October 30, 2018 - 4:41 pm
The stunning ascent of San Francisco-based Juul Labs, Inc. could be stalled or reversed as a deadline approaches for the company to convince federal regulators that it has found a way to keep its e-cigarettes out of the hands of kids.
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Jeffrey Schaub
September 24, 2018 - 10:02 am
Twice as many teens and adolescents are vaping as they were two years ago, according to a new statewide survey. The regular use of electronic cigarettes and other vaping devices in Marin County increased from two to five percent among seventh graders from 2016 to 2018, Marin County health officials...
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