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California not clamping down on teeth-straightening kits — for now

In the latest California clash between a legacy industry and a “disrupter,” score one for the upstart: Lawmakers rejected efforts to more aggressively regulate teledentistry companies selling at-home teeth straightening treatments. But both sides, and their well-paid lobbyists, say they expect the battle to continue next year. Fueled by venture capital and celebrity backers, companies […]