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Reaction to NYC Increasing Legal Age to Buy Tobacco
EAST STROUDSBURG -- Here in Pennsylvania, you have to be 18 or over to buy tobacco products. But in New York City, the legal age has changed to 21. Shannon Keag is a freshman at East Stroudsburg University. The 19-year-old from Staten Island, New York is also a smoker. She's not happy about a new law in New York City that makes it illegal for her to buy tobacco products there.