Gov. Jerry Brown Signs Bill Increasing Smoking Age To 21Gov. Jerry Brown faces a midnight deadline to act on six bills to restrict tobacco use in California, including one to raise the legal age to buy tobacco for smoking, dipping, chewing and vaping from 18 to 21.
Bills Restricting Tobacco Use Move To Gov. BrownCalifornia lawmakers are sending six bills to restrict tobacco use to the governor after a delay of more than six weeks.
California Lawmakers Approve Raising Smoking Age To 21California lawmakers have voted to make the nation's most populous state the second to raise the smoking age from 18 to 21.
California Senate Nearing Vote On Increasing Smoking Age To 21If the Senate approves Thursday and Gov. Jerry Brown signs off, California would become the second state to move the age to buy cigarettes from 18 to 21, and electronic cigarettes would face the same restrictions as tobacco products.
California Assembly Votes To Raise Smoking Age To 21The California Assembly has voted to raise the smoking age from 18 to 21.
San Francisco Voting On Whether To Raise Legal Smoking Age To 21Officials in San Francisco will vote Tuesday on whether to increase the minimum age to buy tobacco from 18 to 21, even as opponents argue that cities and counties cannot trump California law.
City Comes Under Fire For Raising Tobacco Age From 18 To 21A Northern California city's decision to raise the minimum age to purchase cigarettes is coming under fire from the tobacco industry.
Anti-Cigarette Group Says MTV Video Awards Sent Wrong MessageShow host Miley Cyrus was responsible for most of them.
Study: Anti-Smoking Enzyme Eats Nicotine Like Pac-ManA nicotine-chomping bacteria could help millions stop smoking, say researchers at The Scripps Research Institute.
Man Caught On Google Street View Smoking Despite Telling Wife He QuitBusted! Google Street View caught a man smoking a cigarette despite telling his wife he had quit.
Proponents Cleared To Gather Signatures For $2 Cigarette TaxProponents of a $2 cigarette tax increase have been cleared to begin gathering signatures to take the question to California voters in 2016.
California Bills To Regulate E-Cigs, Raise Smoking Age StallTwo California bills aimed at curbing youth smoking by regulating e-cigarettes and boosting the smoking age to 21 have stalled in committee, with one lawmaker even rejecting his own measure after it was revised.