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Their secret: Using fillers such as the clay found in cat litter or stuffing the products with more tobacco to tip the scales in their favor. The heavier weight let the companies sidestep a 2,653 percent increase in a federal excise tax, taking advantage
Mar 1, 2013 Bloomberg News
added Mar 1, 2013 14:00
The government can tax makers of roll-your-own cigarette machines the same as mass tobacco manufacturers, the 6th Circuit ruled.
Sep 24, 2012 Courthouse News
added Sep 24, 2012 16:29
Roll-your-own cigarette machines are shutting down in response to a new federal law.
Jul 1, 2012 Your News Now (YNN)
added Jul 2, 2012 12:27
Reynolds Tobacco Co. and Philip Morris USA Inc. on Thursday argued before the Eleventh Circuit that Engle progeny plaintiffs cannot rely on the findings of that landmark suit to establish their strict liability and negligence claims against the tobacco co
Nov 20, 2014 Law360
added Nov 21, 2014 12:48
Congress passed a transportation package that included a provision that defines the shops as cigarette manufacturers. Then, just a few hours later, the state Supreme Court issued a decision that temporarily requires the stores to collect the same taxes a
Jun 30, 2012 Tacoma (WA) News Tribune
added Jun 30, 2012 05:12
Eleventh Circuit on Friday affirmed two judgments for plaintiffs in the Engle tobacco litigation and rejected R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co.'s argument that the application of findings from the original Engle case violates the company's due process rights.
Sep 6, 2013 Law360
added Sep 9, 2013 17:24
The Focus on Cigar Regulation Continues: Hawaii Offers its Own Regulation of “Characterizing Flavors”
Widespread attention continues to be focused on the FDA’s announced plan to regulate additional tobacco products, possibly including cigars. With state legislatures beginning their 2013 sessions, many are signaling how they are planning to take matters i
Jan 26, 2013 Tobacco Law blog— Troutman Sanders LLP
added Jan 28, 2013 23:09
* Federal highway bill forces Fremont 'roll-your-own' cigarette store to close
Jul 18, 2012 Oakland (CA) Tribune
added Jul 21, 2012 15:30
The federal government hasn’t banned menthol-flavoured tobacco products, which have become popular with youth smokers, because there’s no consensus among the provinces, Health Minister Rona Ambrose told Global News.
Dec 19, 2014 GlobalTV (ca)
added Dec 23, 2014 21:49
Tobacco control in Namibia: the importance of government capacity, media coverage and industry interference
The fact that Namibia was able to pass fairly comprehensive tobacco control legislation with such meagre resources is commendable. The government must now implement the regulations that make the legislation effective. Tobacco control progress in low-incom
Jun 20, 2013 Tobacco Control
added Jun 21, 2013 06:20