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Should the Smoking Age Be 21? Some Legislators Say Yes

By Jenni Bergal Stateline While a growing number of states have turned their attention to marijuana legalization, another proposal has been quietly catching fire among some legislators: raising the legal age to buy cigarettes. This summer, Hawaii became the first state to approve increasing the smoking age from 18 to 21, starting Jan 1. A […]