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Youth sue JUUL alleging false marketing on social media – wausaupilotandreview.com

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Two mothers and two young people from Wisconsin have filed a federal lawsuit alleging vaping giant JUUL falsely marketed its products over social media, leaving them addicted to nicotine. The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reported the group filed the lawsuit Wednesday in the Eastern District of Wisconsin. The plaintiffs include Michelle Bain of Kenosha, whose son Jaedon began vaping with Juul at age 16 and died by suicide a year later in 2019; Melinda Bowes of Elkhorn and her daughter, who was 13 when she starting vaping; Malcolm Lewis of Milwaukee, who started at 15; and Danielle Hagen […]

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Wisconsin parents, youths sue vaping manufacturer JUUL, alleging false marketing – News8000.com – WKBT

Kenosha mom’s son took own life a year after starting vaping November 13, 2020 4:21 PM Associated Press Posted: November 13, 2020 4:21 PM (Photo by Craig Mitchelldyer/AP/Shutterstock) MILWAUKEE (AP) — Two parents and two young people from Wisconsin have filed a federal lawsuit alleging that vaping company JUUL falsely marketed its products over social media, leaving them addicted to nicotine. The plaintiffs include Michelle Bain of Kenosha, whose son Jaedon began vaping with Juul at age 16 and died by suicide a year later in 2019; Melinda Bowes and her daughter, who was 13 when she starting vaping; Malcolm […]

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Young Wisconsin vapers sue JUUL, say false advertising led them to start vaping and develop nicotine addiction, health problems – Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

CLOSE Buy Photo JUUL’s popularity has grown dramatically. (Photo: Rick Wood / Milwaukee Journal Sentinel) Three young Wisconsinites who say JUUL’s effective but false marketing to youth over social media led them to take up vaping and left them addicted to nicotine.  The teen and young adults from Milwaukee, Walworth County and a small Up North town have all joined as plaintiffs in a federal lawsuit that seeks to stop JUUL Labs and Altria, the tobacco giant that bought a $12 billion stake in JUUL two years ago, from continuing their marketing. The suit also seeks payments for various damages. Neither company responded to […]

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P’ri CBD brand growing from Wisconsin family farm – WeAreGreenBay.com

(WFRV) – The Coffeen family is growing hemp at Overland Acres, just outside of De Pere.They are converting the crop into a line of products infused with CBD. Products include oil tinctures for people and pets, bath bombs, salves, and more. When the business began, Peggy Coffeen was searching for CBD products to use, and was limited to ordering online. “It dawned on me, not only was it hard to find a local source, who used 3rd party testing, meet THC requirements. It is not marketed to women. As I started to feel the benefits, a little lightbulb went on. […]

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