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CIT Approves Tobacco Importer's Fees In 2nd Tax Rate Suit ($$)

U.S. Court of International Trade on Thursday awarded fees and costs to a U.S. tobacco importer ...Shah Bros. Inc....prevailed in its litigation against U.S. Customs and Border Protection, and the agency action labeling the product as snuff, which comes w
Law360
added Sep 19, 2014 20:41
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[Austria] Smoking causes urological diseases

Reduced fertility, impotence, and bladder carcinoma are problems caused by smoking, the Association of Austrian Urologists (BVU) said on Thursday. However, few people are aware of the fact that only 13 percent of respondents said they know smoking has a
IANS - Indo-Asian News Service (in)
added Sep 19, 2014 20:39
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VIDEO: Jennifer Lopez Booty Video: Singer Slammed For Endorsing Smoking and Objectifying Women

accused of glamorising smoking and peddling soft porn in the highly anticipated video to her latest single, Booty. ... In the final scene, Lopez is seen smoking a cigarette while wearing a skimpy black body suit and heels.
IBTimes (uk)
added Sep 19, 2014 20:38
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[Turkey] Hitting a high the Ottoman way with tobacco

The nargile (known as the water pipe, hookah, hubbly bubbly, shisha and by other names) is said to have originated in the Persian Empire and then came to the Ottomans during the reign of Yavuz Sultan Selim (r. 1512-1520). The Persians are supposed to hav
Hurriyet (tr)
added Sep 19, 2014 20:36
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[North Carolina] Good news and bad news in latest NC teen tobacco use survey

Worst news? Fewer young smokers are trying to quit... found that tobacco was up among teens in North Carolina to 29.7 percent from 25.8 percent since the last survey in 2011. ...While fewer students smoke cigarettes, more teens have turned to other tobacc
WBTV Channel 3 CBS (Charlotte, NC)
added Sep 19, 2014 20:33
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Casino smoking ban to be 'strictly enforced': Macau govt

The Macau government says it will “strictly enforce” the upcoming smoking ban for casino mass gaming floors. The city’s Health Bureau, the body in charge of enforcing the ban, said in a statement on Thursday that it would “rigorously” inspect the smokin
GGRAsia (mo)
added Sep 19, 2014 20:31
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[New York] Leonard Cohen in good spirits, anxious to start smoking

Cohen, who vowed to start smoking when he turned 80, told the crowd when asked if he would start next week: “Yes, does anybody have a cigarette? “But quite seriously, does anyone know where you can buy a Turkish or Greek cigarette?” he said to laughs. “
GlobalTV (ca)
added Sep 19, 2014 20:29
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[New York] Leonard Cohen to start smoking again at 80

Speaking at a press event in New York City on Thursday (16Sept14), the singer told reporters, "Quite seriously, does anyone know where you can buy a Turkish or Greek cigarette? I'm looking forward to that first smoke. I've been thinking about that for 30
The [London, UK] Express
added Sep 19, 2014 20:28
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Leonard Cohen to start smoking again at 80

Singer Leonard Cohen has vowed to celebrate turning 80 by taking up smoking again. The “Hallelujah” singer, who gave up cigarettes after years of heavy smoking, celebrates the milestone birthday on Sunday and will ring it in with a cigarette.
Houston (TX) Chronicle
added Sep 19, 2014 20:27
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Calls about E-cigarettes up 600%: Washington Poison Center

The Washington Poison Center (WAPC) has seen a staggering increase in total calls to the poison center by over 600% compared to previous years, according to data presented in their most recent Toxic Trends Report. Experts from the WAPC say , E-cigarette
The Global Dispatch
added Sep 19, 2014 20:26
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