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Juul CEO steps down amid product controversy

Image: Seth Wenig/AP, FILE() (ABC News) — Juul’s CEO stepped down on Wednesday following backlash against the e-cigarette company’s marketing practices and a wave of illnesses linked to vaping in recent weeks. Kevin Burns will be replaced by K.C. Crosthwaite, an executive from Altria, which owns a major stake in Juul. Juul’s future is at risk, the incoming CEO said…