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[Kansas] AG makes public a letter describing the tobacco settlement arbitration

Kansas can expect about $17.3 million more as a result of the settlement
Kansas Health Institute (KHI)
added May 26, 2013 01:58
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[Kansas] ROTHSCHILD: Up in smoke: What will state do about lost tobacco funds?

Here is the problem. Kansas is among some 30 states in arbitration with Big Tobacco companies that are seeking to reduce payments promised to the states under a mammoth legal settlement from the 1990s.
Lawrence (KS) Journal-World
added Dec 10, 2012 15:09
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[Kansas] The Case that Broke the Camel's Bank?

Liberty (MO) Sun-News of the Northland
added Jul 12, 2002 00:00
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[Indiana, Kansas, Michigan, North Dakota, Wisconsin] COSGROVE: Smoking in Oklahoma: Five states that have gone smoke-free

I was curious about other states that have made similar efforts. So, here’s a list of five states that have recently gone “smoke-free” in some regard.
The Oklahoman
added Feb 21, 2013 17:19
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Kansas children's cabinet told to plan for big cuts

The Kansas Children's Cabinet and Trust Fund, which promotes early-childhood programs in the state, has been warned that it could lose up to 75 percent of its budget next year because of a drop in money from a national lawsuit against tobacco companies.
AP - Associated Press
added Sep 27, 2012 15:09
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New Kansas Tribal Cigarette-tax Compacts to be Submitted to Legislature

Kansas has negotiated agreements with two resident tribes to improve accounting for cigarettes and tobacco products sold on tribal lands.
Kansas City infoZine
added Mar 3, 2016 12:23
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[Kansas] New FDA e-cigarette regulations could threaten local businesses

manager of Grasshopper Vapes, 706 Vine, believes that while some regulation is necessary, over-regulation by the federal government could hurt the market and drive smaller shops out of business. By the end of September, the FDA is expected complete new r
Hays (KS) Post
added Jul 15, 2015 10:41
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Kansas lawmakers pass plan to boost sales, cigarette taxes after Brownback's budget warnings

Republican legislators in Kansas narrowly approved tax increases Friday, responding to pleas from their leaders and a warning from GOP Gov. Sam Brownback's aides about draconian spending cuts that could result if they didn't erase a budget deficit.
AP - Associated Press
added Jun 13, 2015 08:18
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[Missouri] Kansas tax hike on tobacco would triple smuggling rates, researchers project

Brownback’s request for a $1.50-a-pack tax increase, according to data released Monday by a Michigan research group. The tax increase would raise the smuggling rate in Kansas from about 15 percent of cigarettes consumed to 46.5 percent, says the estimate
Kansas City (MO) Star
added Feb 10, 2015 08:01
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Kansas puts age limit on e-cigarettes

KCTV 5 (Kansas City, KS)
added Jun 5, 2012 14:03
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