Minneapolis Increases Minimum Price for Cigarettes to $15

MINNEAPOLIS, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – The Minneapolis City Council has approved an amendment to raise the minimum price for a pack of cigarettes and other commercial tobacco products to $15. Council Member LaTrisha Vetaw emphasized that this measure aims to protect youth and communities of color from targeted marketing by the tobacco industry. The city predicts… Continue reading Minneapolis Increases Minimum Price for Cigarettes to $15

Minnesota Sports Betting Legislation Advances Through Legislature

ST. PAUL, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Minnesota’s sports betting landscape sees significant progress as legislative efforts gain momentum. A third sports betting bill was introduced, focusing on responsible gambling and excluding in-game wagering. SF 5330 aims to bring up to 11 mobile sports betting apps to the state, with tax revenues aimed at combating problem gambling.… Continue reading Minnesota Sports Betting Legislation Advances Through Legislature