State AGs want pharmacies to stop selling tobacco
NEW YORK (CNN) – States are turning up the heat on smoking, urging major pharmacy chains to stop selling tobacco products.
Cigarettes, chewing tobacco and similar products all come with warnings from surgeon general. Now a group of attorneys general are joining the fight against smoking.
The prosecutors sent a letter to Walgreens and rite-aid, along with Wal-Mart, Kroger and Safeway, bigger retailers with pharmacies in their stores.