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N.C. A.G. Josh Stein Works to Protect Young Viewers From Tobacco Imagery and Vaping Risks

Oct 06, 2020 - Targeted News Service

North Carolina Attorney General Josh Stein issued the following news release on Oct. 5:

Attorney General Josh Stein today urged the creative community to take action to protect young viewers from tobacco imagery in streamed movies and programs. Such imagery increases the chances that young people will begin using e-cigarette products, which carry serious health risks and are fueling a youth vaping epidemic.

"Young people are vaping at staggering rates," said Attorney General Josh Ste...