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Tobacco 21 bill rises from the ashes

Tobacco 21 bill rises from the ashes

Ella Lee, Focus Editor

April 15, 2019

Governor J.B. Pritzker signed the Tobacco 21 bill Sunday, April 7, which raised the legal age to purchase tobacco products from 18 to 21 years old. As Tobacco 21’s most affected age group, some DePaul students say they have mixed feelings about the new law. “I don’t agree with smoking because of t...

Smoker’s remorse: CVS trades short-term profits in the hopes of long-term rewards

Smoker’s remorse: CVS trades short-term profits in the hopes of long-term rewards

David Byrnes

September 15, 2014

CVS is now a smoke-free zone. As of Sept. 3, the pharmacy and general store no longer sells tobacco products. This move comes on the heels of several nationwide tobacco tax increases, which especially in Chicago, have made it more expensive for suppliers and customers to buy tobacco products. Read...

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