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Victoria to ban sale of bongs

While cannabis is illegal to buy or use, its primary delivery device, a bong, is widely available for sale. Ice pipes and cocaine kits are already banned from sale in Victoria. From January 1, 2012, it will be illegal to display and sell bongs, bong components and bong kits, Mental Health Minister Mary Wooldridge said. […]

Loophole closed for marijuana smoking devices

Businesses – including many displaying bongs visible from footpaths in Melbourne’s CBD – will be given until the end of this year to phase out the sale of bongs before fines of up to $1465 are imposed. Despite cannabis being illegal, the water pipes used...

Sale of hookahs, shisha and other smoking paraphernalia to minors prohibited

A new law prohibits the sale of smoking paraphernalia like hookahs to minors, signed by Governor Cuomo Friday. Cuomo says the goal is to protect young people’s health in the long run. “A lot of kids are influenced,” says Taryn Fisher. “A lot of underage...