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New York brings internal charges against officer in Garner chokehold death

Police had approached Garner on July 17, 2014 for peddling loose cigarettes, a violation of the city’s administrative code. The encounter escalated into an argument before Pantaleo began trying to restrain Garner.
Reuters
added Jul 23, 2018 05:31
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[UK] Thousands of illegal tobacco products seized in Dudley

DUDLEY Council’s trading standards team took more than 150,000 illegal cigarettes and 1,000kg of tobacco off the borough’s streets last year. The items were seized from seven shops between April 2017 and March 2018 with the assistance of specialist toba
Stourbridge News, Halesowen News & Dudley News (uk)
added Jul 20, 2018 20:21
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[China, North Carolina] N Carolina Gov. Cooper asks Trump to pull back on tariffs

Cooper mentioned specifically pork heading to Mexico and China and tobacco going to Turkey, China and the European Union. He says North Carolina exports of these products alone to the affected regions are $550 million annually.
AP - Associated Press
added Jul 20, 2018 14:05
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UN-backed treaty against illicit tobacco trade set to take effect in September

“With the entering into force of the Protocol, we have made yet another step in our global efforts in tobacco control,” said Vera da Costa e Silva, the Head of Secretariat of the WHO FCTC, which will also serve as the Secretariat for the Protocol. If th
World Health Organization (WHO)
added Jul 27, 2018 21:45
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UN-backed treaty against illicit tobacco trade set to take effect in September

A United Nations-backed treaty aimed at stopping the illicit trading of tobacco products, is set to enter into force on 25 September, marking a diplomatic breakthrough in efforts to protect public health and strike back against the criminal organizations
UN News Service
added Jul 19, 2018 15:14
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[New York] Red-Nosed, Cigarette-Smoking Man Cruises Down FDR Drive in Convertible Full of Clowns

Has this gentleman come up with a unique way to use New York's high occupancy lanes? Or is he just clowning around?
NBCNew York.com
added Jul 19, 2018 15:12
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[New York] Court of Appeals – Cigarette tax: White, et al. v. Schneiderman, et al. ($$)

The plaintiffs assert that the enforcement of Section 471 of the Tax law, which imposes requirements on indian retailers located on reservation land to pre-pay tax on cigarette sales to individuals who are not members of ...
Rochester (NY) Daily Record
added Jul 19, 2018 15:06
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[UK] CRACKDOWN: More seizures of illegal tobacco in Nelson

ACTION against illegal tobacco in central Nelson has resulted in a further seizure in under a week at one shop, and a manufacturing operation being uncovered at another. An inspection by Lancashire County Council Trading Standards and Lancashire Police
This is Lancashire (uk)
added Jul 19, 2018 14:42
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[UK] Find out about illegal tobacco sales in Tower Hamlets

Residents can head over to Chrisp Street Market to meet the four-legged friends responsible for sniffing out illegal tobacco and receive advice on how to stop smoking.
Tower Hamlets Council (uk)
added Jul 18, 2018 14:46
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[Canada, USA] U.S. Border Officials Might Already Know All About Your Cannabis Use

A challenge to an application for disclosure of evidence in a tobacco company lawsuit might put the brakes on the United States having access to this information as it related to lawful cannabis....the tobacco companies sought production of health care re
Huffington Post (blog)
added Jul 17, 2018 21:06
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