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North Carolina to Sue 8 E-Cigarette Cos. for Marketing Practices

Aug. 27, 2019, 8:20 PM

North Carolina Attorney General Josh Stein announced he will be filing lawsuits against eight e-cigarette companies: Beard Vape, Direct eLiquid, Electric Lotus, Electric Tobacconist, Eonsmoke, Juice Man, Tinted Brew and VapeCo, under the state’s Unfair or Deceptive Trade Practices Act.

  • Suit to allege that these companies are aggressively targeting children and do not require appropriate age verification
  • In May 2019, Stein filed a similar suit against Juul

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