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Biden’s proposed ban on menthol cigarettes would HURT black communities, Groups Warn

The Food and Drug Administration says that 19.5 million people smoke brands of menthol cigarettes like Marbloro Menthols

It Would Lead To More Policing And Prison Sentences, ACLU And Civil Rights groups say

By NIKKI SCHWAB

SENIOR U.S. POLITICAL REPORTER FOR DAILYMAIL.COM

The American Civil Liberties Union and a number of other civil rights group warned that President Joe Biden’s move to ban menthol cigarettes could actually harm communities of color.

‘A menthol cigarette ban would disproportionately impact communities of color, result in criminalization of the market, and exacerbate mass incarceration,’ a letter sent this week to Health and Human Services Secretary Xavier Becerra warned.

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https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-9521485/Biden-admin-expected-steps-BAN-menthol-cigarettes.html

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