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Miramar bans sale of e-cigarettes to minors

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MIRAMAR, Fla. (WSVN) -- One South Florida city made some changes that would effect minors and the purchase of e-cigarettes.

The city commission voted to prohibit the sale of e-cigarettes to those under 18.

The commission cited health concerns for their decision since the battery-powered devices convert liquid nicotine and other additives into vapor that users inhale.

E-cigarettes are not currently regulated by the Food and Drug Administration.

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