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[Oregon] $3 million lawsuit names teen motorist in fatal crash

The lawsuit states that Tobacco World and its owner, defendant Vishal Nisher, knew it was selling and profiting from nitrous oxide sales for illegitimate uses.
Portland (OR) Tribune
added Apr 14, 2018 01:37
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Strong Link Between Cigarette Tax and Illegal Smuggling Rates

Our most recent research is now complete through 2016. We find that from 2015 to 2016, none of the top five smuggling states for inbound traffic changed positions. Nevada, the biggest mover in our annual ranking, leapt 35 places to number six in the natio
Mackinac Center for Public Policy
added Apr 14, 2018 01:34
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[UK] European Union snus ban is lawful, claims attorney general tasked with investigating tobacco product sweeping through English football

Last month, it emerged that players in all four divisions were using the nicotine-heavy product, sparking health and integrity fears across the sport. One club was found to be fining players caught in possession £10,000 while photographers snapped evide
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Apr 14, 2018 01:12
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[USA] Russia lawmakers draft list of U.S. imports that could be banned

The sectors listed in the draft which could be subject to bans or restrictions include U.S.-made software and farm goods, U.S. medicines that can be sourced elsewhere, and tobacco and alcohol.
Reuters
added Apr 13, 2018 16:08
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[USA] Russian legislators draft tit-for-tat sanctions on US alcohol, tobacco and agro-products

"It implies a ban or restriction of the import of agricultural products, raw materials and food products originating in the United States or other countries that supported the measures that the United States imposed on our country," he said. "It concern
TASS (ru)
added Apr 13, 2018 16:07
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[Europe] EU court adviser says ban on Swedish snuff tobacco product valid

An EU ban on the sale of snus, a wet snuff tobacco product made by Swedish Match, is valid, an adviser to the European Union’s top court said on Thursday...The ECJ will make a final decision in two to four months’ time.
Reuters
added Apr 12, 2018 17:59
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[UK] 111,000 illegal cigarettes seized during raids in Newton Aycliffe, Shildon, Fencehouses and Chester-le-Street

MORE illegal cigarettes were seized in County Durham in just one day than in the last 12 months during a series of raids this morning... The latest raids, part of Operation Grouse, were in response to information received through the Keep It Out illicit
Northern Echo (Darlington, UK)
added Apr 12, 2018 00:24
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[Asia-pacific, Singapore] 25 smokers caught with contraband cigarettes in CBD

More than 25 people were caught smoking contraband cigarettes in an enforcement operation by the Singapore Customs last Friday. In a Facebook post on Monday, the Singapore Customs said that plainclothes officers were out in the Central Business District
Straits Times (sg)
added Apr 11, 2018 13:43
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Italy busts new smuggling ring bringing migrants from Tunisia

Prosecutors in Palermo issued arrest warrants for 13 people — seven Tunisians, five Moroccans and an Italian woman — suspected of people smuggling and trafficking in contraband cigarettes, according to a copy of the document seen by Reuters.
Reuters
added Apr 10, 2018 17:49
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[Asia, Pakistan] Accessible price of cigarette brands a bigger threat than Illicit trade: Report

The consumer accessible price of cigarette brands is more alarming for health of the people in the country than the illicit trade in the country, which has a low volume contrary to the claim of tobacco industry, report said on Monday. Pakistan National H
The Nation (pk)
added Apr 10, 2018 17:35
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