Beverly Hills to be first U.S. city to ban most tobacco sales
Wednesday, 5 June 2019 () Beverly Hills may be home to high-end shops and celebrities, but cigarettes will be harder to find. The city has approved a ban on sales of most tobacco products in an ordinance believed to be the first of its kind in the United States. The city council late Tuesday voted unanimously 5-0 to approve the ban, which is set to begin Jan. 1, 2021. The ordinance would ban the sale of cigarettes, cigars, pipe tobacco, chewing tobacco and electronic cigarettes sold in gas stations, convenience stores,…
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