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Douglas ups tobacco-using age to 21

Posted at 10:49 AM, Jul 13, 2017
and last updated 2017-07-13 20:27:23-04

Starting next month, tobacco users in Douglas will have to be age 21 or over.

The Douglas City Council passed a measure Wednesday to ban tobacco sales or use for those age 20 or under.

Violators will be considered civil offenders and face charges in the manner of traffic court.

The law will go into effect Aug. 11.