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[Virginia] VIDEO: Prosecutors hammer at McDonnell on flights, loans, golf

McDonnell conceded he did read a June 16, 2011 letter from Star Scientific in which Williams suggests scientific study of Anatabloc at Virginia Commonwealth University and the University of Virginia.
Richmond (VA) Times-Dispatch
added Aug 25, 2014 18:46
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[Australia] VIDEO: Illegal cigarettes 'easy' to obtain in Sydney, say teens

Illegal cigarettes 'cool' say teenagers as police raid tobacconists Teenagers have revealed that illegal cigarettes are easy to purchase in Sydney, meanwhile Police have raided several tobacconists.
Sydney Morning Herald (au)
added Aug 24, 2014 12:44
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Tobacco companies are the source of over 90% of smuggled tobacco in Ireland

“The level of contraband cigarettes coming into Ireland strongly suggests that Big Tobacco is deliberately flooding low tax economies with their own brands which then mysteriously find their way into economies such as the UK and Ireland where the price o
Irish Cancer Society (ie)
added Aug 24, 2014 12:42
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[UK] Illegal cigarettes could be filled with human excrement

Authorities have seized thousands of illegal cigarettes in Wolverhampton, Bristol and Nottingham in an effort to stamp out the trade. Officers from Trading Standards say they have found fake cigarettes hidden inside vacuum cleaners, under floorboards and
The Independent (uk)
added Aug 24, 2014 10:34
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[UK] Crackdown on black market tobacco

Efforts to reduce smoking and improve health are being hampered by the black market trade of millions of illegal cigarettes filled with excrement, dead flies and asbestos, local authority leaders have warned.
Press Association (uk)
added Aug 23, 2014 11:39
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[UK] Fake cigarettes market in Bristol causes health concerns

THE illicit trade in black market cigarettes is hampering efforts to reduce smoking and improve health. Local authority leaders warn the trade involves millions of Illegal cigarettes filled with excrement, dead flies and asbestos, the Press Association r
Bristol Evening Post (uk)
added Aug 23, 2014 11:38
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[UK] Illegal cigarettes found to contain dead flies, rat droppings and even human excrement

Millions of fake cigarettes, which have also been found to contain chemicals that have a higher risk of causing cancer than branded cigarettes, are being removed from the black market in a crackdown by local authorities. About 40 per cent of smokers liv
London Evening Standard (uk)
added Aug 23, 2014 11:07
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[Missouri] FLYNN: All For Want of a Good Five-Cent Cigar

Michael Brown lost his life after pursuing his unrestrained, but not unrequited, love for Swisher Sweets, which he heisted from a Ferguson, Missouri, shopkeeper... he revolted against the tax man. A dead kid, looted stores, a torn community—all for the wa
American Spectator
added Aug 22, 2014 23:46
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Virginia’s McDonnell Tells of Pursuing Loan From Businessman

McDonnell said there was nothing illegal and no favors done in exchange for the loan from the wealthy businessman, Jonnie R. Williams Sr. “My administration hadn’t done anything for him,” Mr. McDonnell testified as his trial’s fourth week concluded. “He’s
New York Times
added Aug 22, 2014 18:17
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[Botswana, Zimbabwe] Zim illegal immigrants charged with smuggling cigarettes

The state alleges further that the three men were found in possession of 749 cartons of Sivelles cigarettes, which were acquired outside Botswana without any declaration certificate. The men pleaded guilty to the charges.
Mmegi (bw)
added Aug 22, 2014 07:14
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