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[Canada] LETTER: Woman fined for buying cigarettes at reserve store

I asked the officer: “If I’m not able to purchase these cigarettes, why is the store allowed to sell them to me?” His said it was because “they can get away with it.” . . . I might come out of this having to do some jail time but I don’t care. I will n
Thunder Bay (Ont) Chronicle-Journal (ca)
added Oct 20, 2012 19:37
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[Florida, North Carolina] Filmmaker charged with trying to extort R.J. Reynolds

Joseph Patrick Kelly is accused of threatening to release some footage he shot for Reynolds of a mock trial, unless the company donated $15,000 to a Kickstarter campaign for a horror film ... "Well, from the photos attached you can probably see some impo
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Apr 4, 2014 15:24
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[Belize] A Modern Mess Over Cigarette Supremacy

Modern Cigarettes, it's a top Chinese brand and a major seller in the Corozal Free Zone where the agent is a well-connected Chinese businessman... the dispute in this case really is about who's controls the highly lucrative agency for Modern Cigarettes an
7 News Belize (bz)
added Jan 8, 2014 02:23
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STATE OF NEW YORK v GRAND RIVER ENTERPRISES SIX NATIONS, et. al.

This case involves the ongoing illegal sale and shipment of contraband cigarettes. Defendants Grand River Enterprises Six Nations, Ltd. ("Grand River". or "GRE") and Native Wholesale Supply Co., Inc. ("Native Wholesale", or "NWS") have sold and shipped, a
DocumentCloud.org
added Mar 4, 2013 16:32
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[Africa, Canada, Ireland, Nigeria] JEMIDE: National Tobacco Control Bill: The challenge on security and economy

Ambrose Jemide, a security consultant, argues that stringent tobacco regulation has adverse implications for the security and economy of the nation…
Daily Independent (ng)
added Aug 27, 2014 22:00
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[Gibraltar, Spain] Government raises cigarette duty and reinforces anti-tobacco measures

The duty on a packet of 20 cigarettes went up by 10p yesterday, making the duty payable on 200 cigarettes £12. The Chief Minsiter Fabian Picardo signed the relevant legal documents last week.
Gibraltar Chronicle (gi)
added Dec 3, 2013 20:54
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[Georgia (Country)] Raising Tobacco Tax: Good or Bad?

The price of tobacco in Georgia will be increased by 25-33 percent from September 2013, according to tobacco importers. ... industry representatives believe that the new taxes will encourage the development of smuggling in Georgia. “The real aim of their
finchannel.com (The FINANCIAL) (ge)
added Aug 25, 2013 20:06
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Indonesian tobacco company establishes in Vanuatu

A tobacco manufacturing company is establishing operations in Vanuatu obviously bringing along with it new competition for imported cigarettes. The first of its kind in Vanuatu, Rock International Tobacco is an Indonesian based foreign investment cigaret
Vantuatu Daily Post (vu)
added Oct 8, 2012 03:43
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[Zimbabwe] FARMERS SMUGGLING TOBACCO INTO ZAMBIA

Tobacco farmers who were stuck with huge stocks following the unexpected early closure of auction floors are smuggling the crop outside the country, it has been learnt. Traditionally, auction floors open in February and close in September, but for the f
Newsdzezimbabwe
added Jul 27, 2014 19:04
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[Eastern Europe, Serbia] Bulgaria's Bulgartabac Permitted to Buy Bosnian Serb Tobacco Factory

Authorities in Bosnia's Serb-dominated Republika Srpska (RS) have given the green light to the sale of the heavily indebted Banja Luka tobacco factory to Bulgarian Bulgartabac.
Novinite.com (bg)
added Apr 10, 2013 12:30
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