Headlines Tagged with Cross-Border/Crime — 22,236 headlines found
A Maryland inmate was convicted in 2016 of trying to smuggle drugs into a prison using an unmanned aircraft. In 2015, a drone dropped illicit drugs and tobacco into an Ohio prison's exercise yard, sparking a fight.
Jul 7, 2017 Reuters
added Jul 8, 2017 17:13
Madigan’s office is receiving an increase in calls from consumers who report receiving emails or seeing online advertisements touting consumers’ ability to receive payments under the settlement. Madigan said the settlement does not provide consumer resti
Jul 7, 2017 Illinois Attorney General
added Jul 7, 2017 16:09
[New York] A.G. Schneiderman Issues Consumer Alert Regarding Deceptive Tobacco Settlement Advertisements
recent deceptive advertisements that mislead consumers into believing they are eligible to receive settlement money from the 1998 Tobacco Master Settlement Agreement. The ads seek to induce consumers into purchasing paid subscriptions in order to learn ho
Jun 19, 2017 New York State Attorney General
added Jul 5, 2017 19:35
The Pennsylvania attorney general’s office has received a handful of calls from people asking about the ads, spokesman Joe Grace said. “We’re communicating clearly that there is no individual right or claim to any funds from the tobacco settlement,” he
Jul 5, 2017 Allentown (PA) Morning Call
added Jul 5, 2017 19:22
A criminal gang in southwest China thought they had hatched a cunning plan when they called police to report themselves smuggling fake cigarettes in the hope of claiming a 1 million yuan (US$148,000) reward for the tip-off, a news website reports.
Jul 5, 2017 South China Morning Post
added Jul 5, 2017 19:02
illegal cigarettes make up 22.6% of total consumption in Latvia, according to KPMG auditor company’s European-wide SUN 2016 survey, cites LETA/BNS.
Jul 5, 2017 The Baltic Course (uk)
added Jul 5, 2017 16:16
The study, carried out by KPMG for the Royal United Services Institute for Defence and Security Studies (RUSI)... RUSI received funding for the study from British American Tobacco, Imperial Brands and Philip Morris International.
Jul 4, 2017 Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added Jul 5, 2017 15:04
Partners in a Six Nations tobacco manufacturing firm are suing the federal government for allegedly forcing them to incorporate and lose their tax-exempt status while failing to stamp out contraband competitors. Grand River Enterprises' (GRE) $3-billion
Jul 5, 2017 Hamilton (Ont) Spectator (ca)
added Jul 5, 2017 05:28
New figures suggest smoking is becoming more popular in the Netherlands again, ending a five-year downward trend...The finding comes from the annual SUN report drawn up by accountancy firm KPMG for the tobacco industry, which looks into illicit cigarette
Jul 4, 2017 DutchNews.nl (nl)
added Jul 5, 2017 05:28
We are committed to conducting our affairs with honesty, integrity and transparency and we have clear policies and principles in place that set the standard for the way we do business. They cover everything we do, including employment, marketing, health a
Jul 25, 2016 British American Tobacco (BAT)
added Jul 4, 2017 18:45