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Livermore voters to decide fate of city's attempted ban on flavored tobacco

Original post made on Sep 11, 2019

The Livermore City Council on Monday reluctantly certified the validity of the flavored tobacco ban referendum petition the sale of flavored tobacco and agreed to put the issue to a citywide vote on a special ballot in March.

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Posted by Grumpy
a resident of Vineyard Avenue
on Sep 11, 2019 at 11:52 am

Grumpy is a registered user.

Now that Trump wants to ban them too, I think it's over.

It's rare when Democrats and Republicans agree on something nowadays.

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Posted by Simon & Gloria
a resident of Downtown
on Sep 11, 2019 at 12:26 pm

Well what say you try a novel approach & raise the legal age then actually verify the purchasers age? Boom, end of problem.

Then the adults (some of us who are now ex tobacco users after 30+ years) can partake in our vices without having to worry about how it affects the "CHIIIIIIIDREN".

Ms. Wang, please take your nanny state, helicopter mommy mentality away & let the big people live our lives as we see fit.

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Posted by Silverfox
a resident of Castlewood
on Sep 13, 2019 at 8:46 pm

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Probably the best thing Trump ever said

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Posted by Pleasanton Parent
a resident of Pleasanton Meadows
on Sep 14, 2019 at 10:00 pm

Fully support the ban. Well done Livermore

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Posted by Dumbfounded
a resident of Las Positas
on Nov 19, 2019 at 1:50 pm

Good job pushing it underground. Now let's see how many sick children you will have from unregulated products floating around the schools.

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