Los Angeles County

Los Angeles Mayor Signs Flavored Tobacco Ban Into Law

On Monday, Mayor Eric Garcetti signed an ordinance that will ban the sale of flavored tobacco products as of Jan. 1, 2023.

Los Angeles Bans Flavored Tobacco Sales, Hookah Lounges Exempt

Flavored cigar sales will become illegal in Los Angeles effective Jan. 1, 2023.

Pasadena, Calif. Passes Flavored Tobacco Ban

A ban on the sale of flavored tobacco products is coming to Pasadena, Calif. after the city council unanimously in favor of the ban at…

Pasadena, Calif. Approves First Reading of Flavored Tobacco Products Ban

While California waits to see if voters will give the go-ahead to a statewide flavored tobacco ban as part of the November 2022 ballot, a…

West Hollywood, Calif. Bans Flavored Tobacco Products

Effective Sept. 15, the sale of flavored tobacco products will no longer be allowed in West Hollywood, Calif. Yesterday, the West Hollywood City Council voted…

Long Beach, Calif. Banning Flavored Tobacco, Premium Cigar Exemption Established

Long Beach is not going to wait for the state of California to ban flavored tobacco products. Yesterday, the Long Beach City Council unanimously passed…

West Hollywood, Calif. Advances Ban on the Sale of Flavored Tobacco

At its meeting this week, the West Hollywood City Council voted 4-1 in favor of an ordinance that will prohibit the sale of flavored tobacco…

Beverly Hills, Calif.’s Tobacco Sales Ban Now In Effect, Cigar Lounges Remain Exempt

One of the most restrictive pieces of anti-tobacco legislation in the country has gone into effect, as retailers in Beverly Hills are now prohibited from…

Lawsuit Over Los Angeles County’s Flavored Tobacco Ban Dismissed

A U.S. District Court judge has dismissed a lawsuit brought against Los Angeles County by R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company, American Snuff Company, LLC, and Santa…

Malibu, Calif. Plans Smoking Ban for Parks, Open Spaces

The Malibu City Council voted unanimously in favor of an extension to its smoking ban that would prohibit smoking in city parks and open spaces….

El Monte, Calif. Passes First Reading of Flavored Tobacco Ban, Will Pursue Despite Lawsuit Threat

At its meeting on Tuesday, the El Monte City Council unanimously passed the first reading of an ordinance that will ban the sale of flavored…