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refused Friday to reconsider his decision nixing some claims asserted by the Keweenaw Bay Indian Community in challenging state authorities taxing tribal tobacco products, reaffirming the legitimate reach of state tobacco taxes into “ceded” tribal land.
Jul 24, 2017 Law360
added Jul 24, 2017 15:39
The city of Manistique was recently recognized by the Sault Tribe Partnerships to Improve Community Health (PICH) Grant Project for designating parks and outdoor recreation areas tobacco-free, which include cigarettes, chewing tobacco, and e-cigarettes.
Jul 20, 2017 Escanaba (MI) Daily Press
added Jul 20, 2017 18:26
The Keweenaw Bay Indian Community is asking a Michigan federal judge to rethink his earlier ruling in favor of state tax authorities over claims involving tribal tobacco products, knocking his interpretation of a circuit court precedent.
Jul 17, 2017 Law360
added Jul 18, 2017 03:07
These are just some of the cigarette butts picked up at a Wednesday cleanup at McCarty’s Cove. Earlier in the day, “Nine Lives of a Cigarette Butt,” a presentation at Northern Michigan University, took place to educate people about environmental and hea
Jul 15, 2017 Marquette (MI) Mining Journal
added Jul 16, 2017 02:30
Cigarette sales in Michigan have dropped by two-thirds since the early 1980s, but lung cancer deaths are continuing to inch up -- part of the devastating legacy of tobacco use in Michigan. An estimated 21 percent of Michigan adults smoked cigarettes in 2
Jul 10, 2017 Michigan Live
added Jul 10, 2017 16:56
Munn said a woman had been smoking on the balcony of her third-floor apartment unit at The Orchards at Four Mile when she pinched off the end of her cigarette to put it out. Smoldering ash from the tip fell between the balcony and shingles, and was fanne
Jul 6, 2017 Grand Rapids (MI) Press
added Jul 7, 2017 03:13
he Keweenaw Bay Indian Community has lost out on some of its claims against Michigan tax authorities after a federal judge ruled that the state’s seizures of and tax levies on tobacco products fell in line with prior court rulings. U.S. District Judge Pa
Jul 3, 2017 Law360
added Jul 3, 2017 18:24
“Change in age to purchase tobacco is very bad idea” indicates to me your editorial board’s thinking is absurd...teens...rely on their friends aged 18-20 to buy cigarettes for them. A 2001 published report indicates that 90 percent of persons buying cigar
Jun 27, 2017 Marquette (MI) Mining Journal
added Jul 2, 2017 14:14
The Supreme Court will hear arguments in the months ahead. Among the issues: Whether the definition of "manufacturer" in Michigan law was clear enough to put Shami on notice.
Jun 25, 2017 AP - Associated Press
added Jun 25, 2017 17:46
man who mixes his own tobacco for water pipes... State investigators accused Samer Shami of manufacturing tobacco without a license. A Wayne County judge threw out the charge, saying blending tobacco isn't the same as making it. But the state appeals cou
Jun 25, 2017 Detroit (MI) Free Press
added Jun 25, 2017 17:46