The Paisano

Up in smoke

Cigarettes in a cigarette dish

Matthew Muriel

September 19, 2018

New tobacco law raises purchase age from 18 to 21. On Jan. 11,  2018, the San Antonio City Council approved an ordinance raising the age to purchase tobacco products from 18 to 21. The Tobacco 21 (T21) ordinance made it out of the council meeting with a 9-to-2 vote and will take effect on Oct. 1, 2018...