FDA Announces Stricter Marketing Laws to Curb Youth Smoking

The Obama administration is primed to begin enforcing the first nationwide tobacco restrictions, broad new rules that, in just a few weeks, will make once-common marketing practices a federal offense. The Food and Drug Administration's regulations will, for the first time, impose a uniform nationwide ban on the sale of cigarettes to children under 18 and will require an ID check for sales. Also off limits will be free samples, advertising near schools, tobacco company logos on clothing and...Full Story
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