Explosion of flavors in vapor market (copy)

A variety of sweet flavors are available for customers to sample at Vapor Haven, an e-cigarette shop in Oklahoma City, in this 2014 photo.

A Washington County judge has ruled against the county’s 2021 ban on flavored tobacco products, meaning adults over 21 can still buy them.

Circuit Judge Andrew Erwin wrote in his opinion this week that the decision to disallow licensed retail sale of such products must come from the state, not county by county, The Oregonian reported.

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