Kai's Virgin Vapor Blog tagged "Vaping News"

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Big Vape: the Rise & Fall of Juul

July 27, 2021

There's a new book out chronicling the fascinating but cautionary tale that is the company Juul. Check out the ad campaign that has the company in hot water.

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Supreme Court Declines to Hear Challenge to FDA Vape Authority

June 18, 2021

Did the FDA overstep its authority by deciding to include vape products under the Tobacco Control Act? The Supreme Court says no.

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San Francisco Sees Surge in Teen Smoking After Banning Vapes

June 01, 2021

San Francisco's ill considered and hypocritical flavored vape ban backfires big time. Let's hope other cities are watching and learning.

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The Next FDA Commissioner May Decide the Future of Vaping

May 10, 2021

We've got the inside gossip on the Biden Administration's two top picks for FDA Commissioner. The winner will have tremendous power over your freedom to vape. Here's who to hope for!

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Biden Admin Mulling Massive Reduction in Cigarette Nicotine Levels

May 03, 2021

The Biden Administration is apparently considering requiring tobacco companies to cut the nicotine levels in cigarettes to "nonaddictive or minimally addictive levels." But that's not all.

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PACT Act: Delayed!

April 26, 2021

The USPS vape mail shipping ban was expected to hit Sunday night but it didn't happen. Here's what we know so far.

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Who Loves the PACT Act?

April 05, 2021

You know how we love silver linings? Well, we think we may have found another one, and in the strangest of places!

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State Vape Taxes: Get Ready to Pay Dearly

March 09, 2021

Thanks to the PACT Act, prepare to be charged excise tax, better known as tobacco tax. Is your state on the list?

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The Synthetic Nicotine Loophole

October 27, 2020

Now that the FDA's PMTA deadline has passed, companies are scrambling to find loopholes that will allow them to stay in business. One idea seems to be on solid regulatory ground: synthetic nicotine. What is it and is it really legal?

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Bernie Sanders Threatens to "Shutdown" the Vape Industry!

March 20, 2020

Bernie Sanders publicly threatened to shut down the vaping industry but that's nothing compared to Michael Bloomberg who dreams of becoming the Grinch who stole vaping's Christmas. Biden seems every bit as anti-vaping so if you vape and you vote Democrat, now is the time to make your voice heard!

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BREAKING: Trump to Kill HR 2339!

February 28, 2020

BREAKING NEWS: Trump to kick HR 2339's vape destroying ass! Yeah, that's right, suck it, Congress!

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Study Linking Vaping to Heart Attacks: RETRACTED!

February 24, 2020

The Journal of the American Heart Association has issued an official retraction of the June 5th, 2019 study they published purporting to find that vaping doubles the risk of having a heart attack.

All we can say is, it's about time.

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The Leslie Kux Loophole Fails

February 21, 2020

Following up on our original report about the unconstitutional signatory at the FDA who signed off on the FDA's notorious Deeming Rule, we report on the outcome of a David vs. Goliath battle a few small, brave vape companies waged against the FDA. Viva la resistance!

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Temporary Halt to NY Flavor Ban!

October 03, 2019

We're sure NY Governor Cuomo is pissed. But, in his immortal words, "So what?"

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The Mystery Vaping Illness: What You Need to Know

September 09, 2019

450 reported cases and 5 deaths. What is the mystery vaping illness and how can you avoid it?

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PMTA or Bust

July 30, 2019

The FDA clock counting down to the demise of the vast majority of the vaping industry has officially started ticking. Meanwhile, Acting FDA Commissioner Ned Sharpless doubles down with an anti-scientific smear campaign against vaping.

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The Revolving Door: FDA's Gottlieb Joins Pfizer Board

July 11, 2019

During his time at FDA, Gottlieb used questionable tactics to push for draconian regulations against the vaping industry. Now he's walked right into a lucrative seat on the board of the maker of the quit smoking drug Chantix. Let's connect a few of these dots, shall we?

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R.J. Reynolds vs. JUUL: Corporate Cat Fight!

June 26, 2019

It isn't often that I find myself agreeing with R.J. Reynolds, maker of Camel, Pall Mall, and Newport cigarette brands, but there's finally something that unites us: hatred of the e-cigarette behemoth JUUL.

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Devastating News for the Vaping Industry

June 15, 2019

Devastating new developments in the last 24 hours may have just dealt the fatal blow to the vaping industry as we know it.

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FDA Finalizes Guidance For Premarket Tobacco Product Applications

June 13, 2019

The FDA just issued a press release announcing that it had published guidelines needed for companies to submit Premarket Tobacco Product Applications. What does this mean for vapers and the vaping industry?

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FDA's Deeming Rule Deemed Unconstitutional!!!

May 21, 2019

A shocking new study by the Pacific Legal Foundation discovered that 98% of FDA rules since 2001 have been issued unconstitutionally. And, yes, that would include the Deeming Rule currently threatening to decimate the American vaping industry.

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Important Judicial Rulling Every Vaper Needs to Know About

May 17, 2019

An ominous ruling was handed down in District Court yesterday that could have a profound effect on vapers in the United States

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JUUL Attracting More Negative Attention to Vaping

May 14, 2019

JUUL has been raising eyebrows with a new television advertising campaign. We track the history of "make the switch to vaping" claims and reveal the sinister motive behind JUUL's support for a total flavor ban for adult vapers.

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Disneyland No Longer the Happiest Place on Earth for Vapers

May 08, 2019

Disneyland is nixing it's few remaining smoking/vaping areas but some people believe the move has less to do with any genuine concern for people's health and everything to do with gaining every last square inch possible in order to pack in more guests.

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