Juul to pay $22.5 million to fix Washington vaping suit | app

OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — E-cigarette giant Juul Labs will pay Washington state $22.5 million and has agreed to a variety of reforms to prevent underage use and sales under a settlement announced Wednesday by state Attorney General Bob Ferguson.

Ferguson filed a consumer protection lawsuit in September 2020, claiming the nation’s largest e-cigarette company was targeting underage consumers and misleading consumers about addiction to its product.

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