Speak Out: Raising tobacco sales age in Delaware

Readers reacted to the a commentary headlined “Raising tobacco sales age to 21 will protect Delaware’s future” by Karyl T. Rattay, MD, MS, director of the Division of Public Health, Delaware Department of Health and Social Services. • Dr. Rattay, what’s your opinion on raising the drinking age to 25 or prohibiting alcohol and tobacco […]

Commentary: Raising tobacco sales age to 21 will protect Delaware’s future

Starting Tuesday, the law in Delaware prohibits the sale of tobacco products including cigarettes, cigars, chewing tobacco, JUULs and other vape products to individuals under the age of 21. Additionally, no one under the age of 21 can enter a vape establishment, and parents and guardians of those under 21 cannot purchase tobacco products for […]