First leg of Cigarette sale ban court challenge resolved
DATE: 12 May 2020
AUTHOR: Coronavirus Monitor
In the court papers, the association said the cigarette sale ban affected the health and welfare, both physically and psychologically, of 11 million smokers. This is due to the nicotine withdrawal.
Meanwhile, a report by the Human Sciences Research Council found that only 12percent of smokers had managed to get their hands on cigarettes during the lockdown.
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