New fact sheet highlights how PUP policies promote inequitable outcomes

A new resource on tobwis, Alternatives to PUP Policies, explains how penalizing youth for possessing, using, or purchasing tobacco products is actually an ineffective strategy for addressing youth tobacco use. In fact, punitive policies of this nature disproportionately impact marginalized youth, perpetuating inequitable health and education outcomes. PUP policies can also discourage young people who have an addiction from getting help. Download the fact sheet above to learn more!

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