A federal crackdown is underway, targeting illegal e-cigarette sales to minor across the country.
Even though Hawaii was the first state to raise the smoking age to 21 for regular cigarettes and electronic ones two years ago. Loopholes in the law left e-cigarette regulation and enforcement in a cloudy haze.
There is encouraging news when it comes to cigarette use: Hawaii's youth addiction to tobacco continues to drop.
But vaping is a whole different story.