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[Maryland] LETTER: Outlawing smoking is the only answer

Baltimore (MD) Sun
added Jul 15, 2012 12:52
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R.J.REYNOLDS TOBACCO COMPANY, PHILIP MORRIS USA INC., COMMONWEALTH BRANDS, INC., ET AL., v. STATE OF MARYLAND: PETITION FOR A WRIT OF CERTIORARI (PDF)

QUESTIONS PRESENTED Whether, when the Federal Arbitration Act ("FAA") governs an arbitration, the FAA's judicial­ review standards apply in state court and preempt application of different state-law judicial-review standards. Whether, when arbitrators h
Amazon CloudFront
added Jul 6, 2016 14:26
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[Maryland] Why Electronic Cigarette Taxes Don’t Work / Montgomery County e-cig tax falls 80% short of expectations

The electronic-cigarette tax passed in Maryland’s Montgomery County has fallen 75% to 85% short of the $1.5 million to $2.5 million tax revenue predicted when the measure was passed last May. As of Feb. 29, the tax had raised just $175,720, according to t
Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Mar 30, 2016 21:17
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2 Maryland men jailed in $6.6 million cigarette scheme in New York

Two Maryland men charged with helping to sell more than $6.6 million in black market cigarettes in New York were sentenced in federal court this week. U.S. District Judge William D. Quarles, Jr. sentenced Nikolay Zakharyan, 24, of Owings Mills to a year
Baltimore (MD) Sun
added Jan 6, 2016 18:47
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[Maryland] ARCHIVE: Tobacco Lobbyist Victor L. Crawford Reveals His Tactics (1995)

the inclination to undo much of the harm he says he believes he caused as a lobbyist for the tobacco industry. Crawford, an attorney and retired Maryland state legislature who live in Rockville, MD, worked as a contractual lobbyist for the Tobacco Instit
GASP of Colorado (Group to Alleviate Smoking Pollution)
added Apr 1, 2014 13:06
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[Maryland] A new ban on cigarettes could soon be in effect

Delegate Jon Cardin plans to introduce a bill that would prohibit the sale of non-biodegradable cigarette butts in Maryland. In the bill, businesses caught selling them would face a fine of up to $200. Cardin wants to introduce the bill because non-bi
WMAR ABC2 (Baltimore, MD)
added Dec 20, 2013 18:16
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[Maryland] EDITORIAL: Cigarettes, death and taxes

Maryland has made tremendous progress over the last 15 years in reducing smoking-related illnesses, deaths and health care costs, and each major reduction has coincided with an increase in the cigarette tax. The effort has been one of the great public hea
Baltimore (MD) Sun
added Nov 1, 2013 15:01
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[Maryland, New York] EDITORIAL: Look closer at flow of cigarettes

IN SUMMATION If government isn’t watching, commerce can be manipulated to the benefit of law-breakers. It’s a safe bet no one ever imagined a major East Coast news story encompassing Ocean City, cigarette smuggling and the Hamas militant group in the Mi
DelmarvaNow.com
added May 23, 2013 22:07
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[Vietnam, Maryland] Lloyd Waters: The soliloquy of a cigar smoker

What would one do under such circumstance to lessen the burden of this nasty smell, you might ask? I did the only reasonable thing I could; I became a connoisseur of fine cigars. Now, I know what you’re thinking. How is it possible that you could put up
Hagerstown (MD) Herald-Mail
added Mar 16, 2017 21:10
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[Maryland] GOLDMAN: I Wrote to Carlos the Jackal, and an Israeli’s Assassination Case Was Revived

I sent a copy to a man who might have known something about the murder: Ilich Ramírez Sánchez...Carlos the Jackal....Last month, the F.B.I. revealed that it had reopened its investigation into the killing of Colonel Alon. Why? An F.B.I. agent based in Pa
New York Times
added Jan 9, 2017 01:17
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