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Sacramento County’s youth are the focus of its newest law: the sale ban of flavored tobacco. Effective Monday, it’s illegal to sell flavored tobacco to anyone in the unincorporated areas of the county — regardless of age. The ban includes flavored cigarettes, e-cigarettes and cigars along with any flavored edible tobacco and nicotine product. “Mentholated and flavored products have been shown to be starter products for youths who begin using tobacco and establish tobacco habits that can lead to long-term addiction,” said Dr. Olivia Kasirye, Sacramento County’s public health officer, [...]