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PIERRE, S.D. -- Lawmakers in South Dakota’s House of Representatives voted 45-21 against a proposal to raise the legal age to buy tobacco products from 18 to 21, according to the Associated Press. Rep. Leslie Heinemann (R), the bill’s sponsor, said the change would have reduced the state’s smoking...
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