Kate Lamothe, 24, has taken a plea and agreed to pay $350 in fines and court costs after stealing a vaping device from a Florida gas station in late July.
A Michigan judge has blocked a ban of flavored vapes, bucking a nationwide trend that has seen the smoking equipment be banned across multiple states.
The day before a New York teenager died, an appellate court blocked a state ban on fruity flavored nicotine products that attract teenage and young adult buyers.
The lung damage of some who have become ill after vaping nicotine and marijuana resemble chemical burns according to the Mayo Clinic.
The Texas A&M University System includes 11 universities and more than 153,000 total students sprawled across the Lone Star State.
Health officials have urged e-cigarette users to stop vaping amid an ongoing investigation into lung injuries and deaths.
"Hundreds" of new cases have been reported in the past week alone, a top CDC official told lawmakers Tuesday.
Scientists exposed mice to e-cigarette vapor to study the effects on their lungs.
Unlike clandestine laboratories and street dealers, legal businesses can't hide from our customers, our regulators and the press if we were to produce dangerous products.
Eight people have died in ICE custody so far this year, compared to six deaths attributed to e-cigarette use.
"It is unlikely this pending FDA action will have a significant impact on the cannabis vapor market," Paul Armentano, the deputy director at NORML, told Newsweek.
While Democrats call for more strict gun control measures after more mass shooting deaths, the president looks to end vaping after six fatalities.
Administrators at Wilson High School in Florence removed some of the stall doors in the boys' bathroom, two weeks after a student was found passed out after vaping.
"While the investigation is ongoing, the CDC has advised that individuals consider not using e-cigarettes because as of now, this is the primary means of preventing lung disease," CDC incident manager Dana Meaney-Delman said Friday in a statement to the press.
A Pennsylvania teenager has been placed in a medically induced coma and might have to undergo a lung transplant. Doctors and his family believe e-cigarettes are to blame.
The CDC is investigating an "ongoing outbreak" of lung pulmonary issues in e-cigarette users following the death of an Illinois man on Friday.
Over 20 teenagers in three states have been hospitalized with lung disease. All have reportedly used vapes.
Chance Ammirata used to smoke one Juul pod every couple of days, which is the equivalent to around 10 cigarettes worth of nicotine.
Juul fired back at these findings, claiming researchers "failed to take into account real world conditions."
"The trauma that he caused to his lungs is significant," the victim's brother said.
"We ought to be able to find the greater good and do this," Senator Tim Kaine told Newsweek.
Switching to vaping can help smokers quit altogether. The FDA shouldn't be fighting them. It should be helping.
The CDC said the increase "erased past progress" in reducing youth tobacco product use.
The FDA commissioner expressed his concerns that e-cigarette companies "such as JUUL" are failing to protect teens from consuming tobacco by the array of flavored tobacco cigarettes and vaping pods.
It is the second reported death in the U.S. from an exploding e-cigarette.