Illinois Files Lawsuit Against E-Cigarette Maker Juice ManThe Juice Man lawsuit claims the company used child-friendly flavors like cotton candy and used social media platforms with cartoons and giveaway competitions to entice young people.
City Council Health Committee Backs Proposed Ban On Flavored Vaping ProductsAld. Matt O’Shea (19th), the chief sponsor, originally wanted to ban any kind of flavored tobacco, including cigarettes, cigars, and chewing tobacco.
Illinois Attorney General Sues E-Cigarette Maker JUULIllinois Attorney General Kwame Raoul announced Thursday that he is suing e-cigarette maker JUUL Labs.
Juul Will Stop Selling Mint-Flavored E-CigarettesJuul Labs will stop selling its most popular flavor, mint e-cigarettes.
3rd Vaping Death Reported In Illinois"New cases continue to be reported in Illinois and across the country. IDPH is urging Illinoisans not to vape or use e-cigarettes products, especially illicit THC based products, while we continue to investigate this outbreak."
Walgreens To Stop Selling E-Cigarettes In Its 9,500 US StoresWalgreens, based in Deerfield, Illinois, operates more than 9,500 stores in the U.S.
Juul Stops Advertising E-Cigarettes, Replaces CEOJuul Labs is halting all U.S. advertising of its e-cigarettes and replacing its CEO amid a nationwide backlash against vaping.
Flavored Vaping At The Center Of Illinois House HearingKeeping it from kids is the one thing both sides agreed on. Those using and selling vaping insisted that flavored products are in place to help adults to quit smoking.
Walmart Will Stop Selling E-CigarettesWalmart said Friday it will stop selling e-cigarettes as the number of deaths tied to vaping grows.
Mayor Lori Lightfoot To Seek Total Ban On Flavored E-Cigarettes In ChicagoMayor Lori Lightfoot says the city of Chicago is stepping up efforts to prevent kids from vaping, amid a growing number of deaths and serious illnesses nationwide connected to electronic cigarette use.
Gurnee Teen Sues Juul, Gas Stop For Vaping Lung DamageOfficials in Illinois confirmed in August a man died from a vaping-related illness. Last week an Indiana resident died as a result of an illness related to vaping. Nationwide, more than 450 people are known to be suffering from illnesses connected to using e-cigarettes.
Tips For Parents To Communicate With Tweens And Teens About The Dangers Of VapingAs two more deaths linked to vaping were confirmed on Friday, parents might be wondering what steps they can take to protect their teens and tweens from the possible dangers of vaping products.
Vaping 'Outbreak' Concerns Health Officials In IllinoisThe different vaping devices, products, types of oils and additives making isolating a cause complex. But as more get sick the hope is doctors can learn from their illness.
Indiana Medical Providers Urged To Report Vaping IllnessesIndiana officials are asking health care providers to report any young patients with a history of vaping who unexpectedly developed severe respiratory illnesses.
Juul Exec: Never Intended E-Cigarette For TeensA top executive for Juul Labs said that his company never intended its electronic cigarettes to be adopted by underage teenagers.