Hello people of the world! My name is Anna Renkert and I am a sophomore at Denver South High...
Between 2006 and 2010, over 10,000 people died in Denver from tobacco-related illness. Yet, every year, nearly 3,600 Colorado youth become daily smokers.
48% of Denver youth say it would be easy for them to get their own cigarettes. In 2008, 60% of underage Colorado smokers who tried to buy tobacco from a store were successful.
Multiple Colorado communities have passed tobacco retail license laws to protect kids from illegal tobacco sales. Only businesses who are illegally selling tobacco products to minors will be affected by this license.
Hello people of the world! My name is Anna Renkert and I am a sophomore at Denver South High School. I have been in Evolvement for 1 year now and I love it. Why aren’t we trying to license cigarette retailers? The answer is that Colorado has had a......Read More