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[Michigan] Tribe Opposes Discovery Order Appeal In Mich. Tax Row ($$)

Keweenaw Bay Indian Community... The tribe opposed the appeal from various defendants, which include Michigan Treasurer Nick A. Khouri, who had argued U.S. Magistrate Judge Paul L. Maloney was wrong to rule that law enforcement investigative techniques sh
Law360
added Aug 21, 2018 13:04
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[New York] CNY man pleads guilty to having 38,000 untaxed cigarettes; must pay $10,000

A Utica man admitted Monday in Cayuga County Court that he had more than 38,000 untaxed, unstamped cigarettes while traveling along the Thruway a year ago, Cayuga County District Attorney Jon E. Budelmann said in a news release. Timothy Heburn, 40, of 1
Syracuse (NY) Post-Standard
added Aug 21, 2018 10:59
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From black market cigarette shops to websites selling cheap tobacco: How Australian smokers are getting around paying huge taxes for their smokes

Australian smokers are getting around the world's highest taxes on cigarettes by buying black market 'chop chop' or visiting a website offering heavy discounts. From September 1, tobacco excise will climb by another 12.5 per cent, taking the price of a 3
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Aug 20, 2018 16:05
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[Europe, UK] Stress-free e-cigarette authorized pointers would cut smoking deaths, explain MPs

Allowing advertising and marketing to shoppers used to be a necessary proposal. “The massive majority of UK smokers don’t know that e-cigarettes are tremendously safer than smoking, and this misfortune is getting worse,” he acknowledged. “Taxing e-cigs an
TMSS Magazine
added Aug 19, 2018 20:32
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E-cigarettes can be key weapon in battle against smoking, insist UK MPs

Vaping is less harmful than conventional smoking and the two should not be treated as the same, according to a report by the UK’s Science and Technology Committee.
Gibraltar Chronicle (gi)
added Aug 19, 2018 20:26
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[Europe, UK] British MPs push e-cigarettes as health benefit

British MPs are backing e-cigarettes as a public health fix to help traditional smokers kick the habit — and are eyeing Brexit as the perfect opportunity to boost the industry. In a ringing endorsement of vaping, MPs in the U.K. parliament’s science and
Politico
added Aug 18, 2018 16:55
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Impact of the WHO FCTC over the first decade: a global evidence review prepared for the Impact Assessment Expert Group [FREE FULL TEXT]

Conclusions The FCTC has increased the implementation of measures across several policy domains, and these implementations have resulted in measurable impacts on tobacco consumption, prevalence and other outcomes. However, FCTC implementation must be acce
Tobacco Control
added Aug 18, 2018 16:19
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Analysis of Article 6 (tax and price measures to reduce the demand for tobacco products) of the WHO’s Framework Convention on Tobacco Control [FREE FULL TEXT]

While there has been some improvement in tobacco tax policy over time, parties should adopt stronger tax measures, despite industry opposition and threats about illicit trade. Parties should implement FCTC Article 5.3 and ratify the Protocol to Eliminate
Tobacco Control
added Aug 18, 2018 16:15
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Tax harmonisation and tobacco product prices in the European Union, 2004–2015

The current tax stance has been successful at increasing both cigarette and RYO tobacco prices. To further enhance the public health impact of the European Union tax directive, the revision should promote the convergence of prices across Member States and
Tobacco Control
added Aug 18, 2018 16:11
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FOX: The harm of Virginia’s illicit tobacco trade

Legislation with teeth needs to be enacted to combat tobacco smuggling on an international scale...smuggling hits legitimate tax revenue, funds terrorism and organized crime, fuels instability and ultimately threatens U.S. national security. We cannot aff
Washington Post
added Aug 18, 2018 14:59
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