San Francisco becomes first US city to ban e-cigarettes

San Francisco becomes first US city to ban e-cigarettes

San Francisco has become the first major city in the US to ban the sale of e-cigarettes. The San Francisco Board of Supervisors approved the ordinance on Tuesday, banning the sale and distribution of e-cigarettes until they have approval from the US FDA.

Michael “Max” Sobol
Michael “Max” Sobol 1 year

Wow, San Francisco bans e-cigs and not tobacco that is insanely dumb.

Monster Mash
Monster Mash 1 year

I think San Francisco has far bigger issues with public health than e-cigs, last I heard there was an app for avoiding human feaces on the streets.

Sir_Kutz 1 year

If you can’t tax the crap out of it, get rid of it. This is Not about public health what so ever.

Tbird302 1 year

Because the homeless and shit covered streets problem can wait.

david dindu
david dindu 1 year

shouldve made a poop flavor e cig

Jesse E.
Jesse E. 1 year

Soooo, no to E-Cig's but yes to Heroin use...

Russ Kurtell
Russ Kurtell 1 year

What they ban vs what they allow in California is just plain weird. But hey, at least they came in last in the most recent quality of life rankings.

Andrew 1010
Andrew 1010 1 year

...And yet your still allowed to shit in the street with nothing but what a little ticket? How da fuck does that make any sense?!

Joseph McHugh
Joseph McHugh 1 year

How about enforceing your "no shitting in the street" laws first? I would think human feces and used needles would be a bigger health concern.

Evil Smoo
Evil Smoo 1 year

Tobacco lobbyists hard at work.

SufferingInCali 1 year

Damn. They should have just taxed them to help pay for all the free needles they hand out to all the junkies

Rocco Rattlebag
Rocco Rattlebag 1 year

The gay city bans the calling card of gay activity...?

KC 1 year

Careful, that wildfire has already spreaded North to other states and is starting in the ne region of the US. Be resilient and vigilant or your state could be next! Let's try nd Keep the rest of the America Great while there's time!! Not whistling just stating facts!

Robert 1 year

Bet they can't get it up without controlling people.

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It's because e-cigs aren't detrimental to society enough. Makes perfect sense to me.

T.N. Morgan
T.N. Morgan 1 year

Um... but you fuckers pass out syringes to druggies on the streets. That's why your streets are littered with needles. What the fuck. You people make no sense.

MT144 1 year

Ban e-cigarettes, but dont mind any of the human feces on the streets.

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