Alex Norcia

drugs-health

Forget Cali Sober – Now There's 'Vape Sober'

Inside the massive underground network of people who help each other stay off drugs – and are ready to fight back against vape bans.
Alex Norcia
11.15.19
drugs-health

'Mango Is Not a Crime': Trump-Supporting Vapers Stormed D.C.

Jeffrey Epstein conspiracies. Questionable signs about "vapers lives matter." And lots of angry people who voted for the president.
Alex Norcia
11.12.19
drugs-health

JUUL Founders' First Marketing Boss Told Us the Vape Giant's Strange, Messy Origins

"I'm probably still on some don't-fly list."
Alex Norcia
11.6.19
money-corruption

JUUL's Corporate Overhaul Is Starting to Get Ugly

After a summer of vape-linked deaths and horrible press, job cuts are coming—and lawsuits, too.
Alex Norcia
10.31.19
Weed

Colorado Might Be the Only State Having a Rational Response to Vape Panic

Instead of banning sales, regulators are trying to figure out what's actually causing harm.
Alex Norcia
10.22.19
drugs-health

JUUL Is Facing a New Lawsuit from a Dead Teen's Mother

"We anticipated this being the next big thing," one lawyer on the case said.
Alex Norcia
10.16.19
drugs-health

Why People Are Dying from Vaping in the US and Not the UK

There's a reason – actually, a few – and none of them are very flattering to American politicians.
Alex Norcia
10.10.19
Drugs Policy

The Future of Drug Education Is So Much Better than D.A.R.E.

Vape panic. Fentanyl death. Legal weed. Maybe this new alternative is worth a shot?
Alex Norcia
10.9.19
drugs-health

Get Ready for JUUL's Grassroots Rebrand

"It sounds like JUUL just outsourced reaching out to their actual, adult customers to see if they'd be willing to advocate."
Alex Norcia
10.3.19
Drugs

The Great Vape Panic of 2019 Is Producing Some Wild Lawsuits

"I'm not exaggerating when I say that I talk to at least ten families a day," one lawyer said.
Alex Norcia
9.23.19
drugs-health

The War on Drugs Is Coming for Vapes, and It's Not Going to End Well

"Making things illegal tends to make them more dangerous."
Alex Norcia
9.12.19
Drugs Addiction

Vape-Related Deaths Are Scaring People Back into Smoking Cigarettes

"I realised that if I'm going to die from nicotine, I'd rather have it be at age 60 from cancer than 24 from my lungs exploding or whatever."
Alex Norcia
9.11.19
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