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[Indiana] LETTER: Indy smoking ban is unconstitutional

Indy Tavern League has challenged the Indianapolis smoking ban ... the reason the Evansville smoking ban was deemed unconstitutional was because it did not treat all Indiana citizens the same....filed a motion in Marion County court asking that the Indian
Indianapolis (IN) Star
added Jul 4, 2014 11:12
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MIHM: How Indians Became America's Favorite Marketing Tool

advertising and packaging of countless tobacco companies in late-19th-century America, including Black Hawk Cigars, Red Indian Cut Plug Tobacco, Indian Girl Chewing Tobacco...Natural American Spirit cigarettes, which promise "100% Additive-Free Tobacco.")
Bloomberg View
added Jun 25, 2014 10:31
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Kolkata Has Highest Rate Of Smokers Among Indian Cities

The capital city of eastern state of West Bengal has the highest rate of cigarette consumption among India's cities, a survey has found. Consumers in Kolkata smoke an average of nine to 10 cigarettes in a day compared to six to seven cigarettes by Mumbai
BERNAMA (Malaysian National News Agency) (my)
added Jun 16, 2014 09:42
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Smoking kills - Seychelles enforces regulation for health warnings on tobacco products

As of this weekend, all importers and manufacturers of cigarettes and other tobacco products in Indian Ocean island nation have to ensure that these products display health warnings. The measures took effect on Saturday May 31, and put into practice th
Seychelles News Agency (sc)
added Jun 1, 2014 08:19
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[Asia, India] Documentary on economic, health impact of tobacco

ministry of health and family welfare along with the World Lung Foundation has unveiled a documentary that shows the effect of tobacco on the lives of Indian citizens. The documentary named "The Price We Pay", launched on the eve of World Tobacco day (Ma
IANS - Indo-Asian News Service (in)
added Jun 1, 2014 08:00
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[Asia, India] Artistes depict tobacco addict's life

Known for promoting Indian classical dances forms, Pracheen Kala Kendra, and The Engine Room ,an ensemble of modern and contemporary dancers, teamed up to present theme-based choreographies on World No Tobacco Day at Tagore Theatre here on Saturday.
Hindustan Times (in)
added Jun 1, 2014 07:20
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[Washington] Family wants 376852 packs of cigarettes taken in Puyallup raid returned

Nearly six years after state Liquor Control Board agents raided an Indian smoke shop in Puyallup, relatives of the shop’s owner are still fighting to get 376,852 packs of cigarettes back. The owner of the store, a Quinault Indian named Edward Comenout, h
Tacoma (WA) News Tribune
added May 31, 2014 23:59
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Justices Bar Michigan From Suing Tribe Over Casino

Michigan may not sue an Indian tribe to shut down a casino opened far from the tribe’s reservation...The ruling, Justice Clarence Thomas wrote in dissent, “renders the tribes largely litigation-proof” for activities as varied as gambling, cigarette sales,
New York Times
added May 28, 2014 14:09
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[Asia] UPDATE 2-Taxing times make smaller smokes healthy for India's ITC

Indian tobacco firm ITC Ltd's move to shorten low-priced cigarettes by 5 millimetres helped fourth-quarter profit jump 18 percent as customers snapped up smokes small enough to qualify for a lower government tax rate. A pick-up in low-cost cigarette cons
Reuters
added May 27, 2014 12:41
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[Asia, India] Tobacco exports hit $1 billion mark, thanks to strong dollar, global demand help

Indian tobacco exports have crossed the $1-billion (Rs 6,000-crore) mark during the year ended March 2014, largely due to a strong dollar and global demand for certain varieties . During the year , India reported exports of Rs 6,059 crore ($1.001 billion)
The Economic Times (India)
added May 12, 2014 10:05
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