City Officials: E-Cigarette Ads Are Targeting Kids, Must StopComptroller Scott Stringer said the companies are using the old playbook of the tobacco industry when it comes to targeting young people.
NJ Rep. Frank Pallone: Ban E-Cigarettes On FlightsRep. Frank Pallone has sent a letter to U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx urging him to finalize a rule officially banning the smoking devices on planes.
Seen At 11: Teens Take E-Cigarette Use To Dangerous New LevelA secret danger posed by electronic cigarettes involves misusing the smokes to get a fast high.
NJ Health Commissioner Warns Liquid Nicotine Can Be Lethal To ChildrenThe New Jersey Department of Health is raising awareness about the potential health risks e-cigarettes pose to children.
Conn. Woman Claims Underage Kids Used Her Address To Buy Banned E-CigarettesIn Darien, Conn., some underage children believe they may have found a way to get their hands on outlawed e-cigarettes.
Long Island Village Of Lindenhurst Cracks Down On E-CigarettesThe Long Island village of Lindenhurst has decided to follow in the steps of New York City in banning the use of e-cigarettes in public buildings.
Sen. Schumer Proposes Regulations For Liquid E-Cigarette ContainersSchumer was joined by Dr. Maida Galvez and students from Mt. Sinai School of Medicine to urge the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to require child-proof safety caps and clear warning labels on the liquid containers.
Regulations On E-Cigarettes To Take Effect Tuesday In New YorkLaws in New York and Chicago making electronic cigarettes subject to the same regulations as tobacco are taking effect Tuesday, and their sellers and users are steadfast in their opposition.
FDA Proposes First Regulations For E-CigarettesThe federal government wants to prohibit sales of electronic cigarettes to minors and require approval for new products and health warning labels under regulations being proposed by the FDA.
N.J. Proposal To Raise Tax On E-Cigarettes Met With Resistance By Small Business GroupThe governor estimated raising the tax for electronic cigarettes to $2.70 like a that on a pack of conventional cigarettes could mean an additional $35 million in annual state revenue.
Schumer Looks To Snuff Out E-Cigarette Marketing To KidsSchumer is co-sponsoring a bill that would ban e-cigarette marketing campaigns targeted at children.
Woman Protests Bloomberg's Policies By Lighting Cigarette Inside City HallAs Mayor Michael Bloomberg signed a bill banning e-cigarette use indoors as one of the last pieces of legislation he approved, an opponent protested Bloomberg’s policies by lighting up a real cigarette right inside City Hall.