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[Kentucky, Missouri] St. Louis couple charged in massive contraband cigarette scheme

A tobacco distributor closely watched by federal agents for a decade along with two relatives were charged in Kentucky with using phony invoices to avoid paying taxes on millions of dollars' worth of cigarettes sold in several states.
AP - Associated Press
added Oct 6, 2012 05:53

[Kentucky] Sarah Milov | E-cigarettes and the tobacco farmer

Yesterday’s tobacco farmer might be tomorrow’s “e-cig entrepreneur.” But swift regulation by the Food and Drug Administration now can help ensure that pockets of the American economy do not, once again, become dependent on nicotine.
Louisville (KY) Courier-Journal
added Jan 3, 2014 18:58

[Arkansas, Kentucky] Woman Drives Around Pro-Smoking Van

A Kentucky woman, driving what she calls a "Liberty Van" around the country, made a stop in Little Rock today. Since 2005, Lynda Farley parked a pro-smoking van in front of 48 state capitols. Signs, posters and statues decorate the van which is promotin
KLRT Fox 16 (Little Rock, AR)
added Aug 22, 2013 09:52

[Kentucky] County farmers fight tobacco tax

Four Christian County tobacco farmers went to Frankfort on Wednesday to lobby lawmakers against raising the state tax on cigarettes.
Kentucky New Era
added Feb 23, 2013 21:59

[Kentucky, North Carolina] KASPEROWICZ: UN Health Group Plotting Massive Global Tax on Tobacco, Without U.S. Input

The World Health Organization will meet behind closed doors in Russia later this month to vote on a proposal that would encourage most of world’s countries to impose a huge tax on tobacco, one that would double or even triple the price of cigarettes and
The Blaze
added Oct 1, 2014 15:40

[Kentucky] Former Ky. Cigarette Dealer Sentenced To A Year

The former owner of an online cigarette dealership has been sentenced to a year in prison and agreed to pay more than $2 million in restitution to the Kentucky Department of Revenue for selling cigarettes on which taxes weren't paid. The U.S. attorney's
WBKO TV 13 (Bowling Green, KY)
added Dec 14, 2013 18:23

[Kentucky] Students question tobacco-free policies

Though the ban affects the NKU community as a whole, freshmen smokers living on campus this year are impacted by the stress entering college brings, on top of learning to live on a tobacco-free campus. Kayla Brown is one of these new students entering a
The Northerner (Northern Kentucky University)
added Aug 29, 2013 16:00

[Kentucky] Secret Tape: McConnell and Aides Weighed Using Judd's Mental Health and Religion as Political Ammo

A recording of a private meeting between the Senate GOP leader and campaign aides reveals how far they were willing to go to defeat the actor/activist.
Mother Jones Magazine
added Apr 9, 2013 19:52

[Kentucky] Farmer Accused Of Filing False Reports With Federal Reinsured Crop Policies ($$)

U.S. government filed an indictment on Sept. 6 in a Kentucky federal court against a farmer for submitting false reports regarding federally reinsured crop insurance policies (United States of America v. Christopher G.
Lexis Nexis
added Sep 18, 2018 21:32

[Kentucky] LETTER: FDA tobacco regulation needs review

Dear editor, My wife and I grow dark tobacco on 80 acres, and it is our sole income. Tobacco farming has allowed us to pay for our two children to attend the University of Kentucky, where our son studied agriculture. Today, he and our son-in-law, who als
Murray (KY) Ledger & Times
added Apr 15, 2017 19:20
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