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[Canada] Six Nations cigarette maker sued in California

Becerra is seeking the unpaid escrow, civil penalties, legal costs and a court order to stop GRE from selling cigarettes, either directly or through an intermediary, to consumers in California until it has paid what it allegedly owes and proves it is in c
Hamilton (Ont) Spectator (ca)
added Jul 25, 2017 15:04
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CALIFORNIA TOBACCO TAX INCREASE QUALIFIES FOR NOVEMBER BALLOT

The proposition seeks a $2 per pack increase in the tax on cigarettes, but because California bases its tax rate for other tobacco products (OTP) such as premium cigars on the ratio of the total cigarette tax to the weighted average wholesale cost of one
HalfWheel
added Jul 4, 2016 01:37
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[California] Swisher Says $44M Cigarillo Verdict Ignores Antitrust Law ($$)

told a California federal court on Monday that it wants a new trial after a $44 million jury verdict for a rival for which it had manufactured small cigars, saying a simple contract fight was passed off as an antitrust suit.
Law360
added Jun 15, 2016 20:20
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[California] LA City Council approves ban on using chewing tobacco at city parks and sports venues

There are exceptions to the ban at designated areas of some parks where smoking is also allowed, such as at some golf courses, the Autry National Center, the Greek Theater and the Los Angeles Zoo, and when its use is allowed under a filming permit. “I l
MyNewsLA.com
added Jan 26, 2016 21:51
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[California] County Bans E-Cigarettes -- A Move Too Far in the War on Smoking?

The Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors voted unanimously Tuesday to regulate electronic cigarettes (e-cigarettes), banning the products in public places where smoking is not allowed and requiring sellers to obtain a tobacco retailer's license. Sho
Patch.org
added Mar 20, 2013 16:30
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California bill would ban smoking in multi-unit housing

No state ever has ventured into personal bedrooms and living rooms with its smoking restrictions, but California is going even further than that by targeting owner-occupied residences as well as rental units. Specifically, the measure would prohibit lig
Sacramento (CA) Bee
added Feb 28, 2013 04:49
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[California] RYO Cigarette Stores Start Shuttering

The federal highway bill clarifies that RYO cigarette sellers are to be treated as manufacturers.
National Association of Convenience Stores (NACS)
added Jul 20, 2012 03:28
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[California, Florida] Jacksonville cigar maker Swisher International wins reversal of $44.4 million verdict in federal antitrust case

In April, a California jury found Swisher liable for breach of contract and violation of federal antitrust laws concerning its actions with Trendsettah, a small cigar company. It awarded Trendsettah $14.8 million, which is tripled under federal antitrust
Florida Times-Union
added Nov 28, 2016 01:56
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California Bill Bans Tobacco Sales from C-Stores

Legislation that passed the California Senate last week is moving to ban tobacco sales from convenience and grocery stores... Wieckowski authored the bill (SB 1400), which would make c-stores and grocery stores ineligible to sell tobacco products by chang
National Association of Convenience Stores (NACS)
added Jun 6, 2016 13:42
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[California] Smokeless tobacco at Dodger Stadium? You're out of here!

The L.A. council vote, in sports vernacular, was a blowout: The motion won 14-0. In a statement, the council said the ordinance was passed “both to set the right example for America’s youth and for the health of the players.” The Dodgers have previously
Los Angeles Times
added Jan 26, 2016 21:45
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