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[Iowa, Minnesota] Some smokers quit, others drive

An increase in cigarette taxes has prompted many people to travel to Iowa or else give up smoking The cigarette tax increase implemented earlier this month has had mixed effects on area smokers.
Albert Lea (MN) Tribune
added Jul 28, 2013 21:10
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[Minnesota] VIDEO: Big Tobacco back in TV viewers' faces as FDA cuts in

These suddenly chic offerings are sparking another round of the tortured tobacco wars. Each of the nation's top three tobacco companies has recently entered the booming, unregulated e-cigarette market (still only a fraction of total tobacco sales.) At th
USA Today
added Sep 4, 2013 16:50
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[Minnesota] Looming Minn . Cigarette Tax Sparks Buying Frenzy

The cigarette tax jumps $1.60 per pack in three weeks, and a Minnesota Public Radio report says customers are preparing by stocking up on dozens of cartons.
AP - Associated Press
added Jun 10, 2013 10:48
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[Minnesota] Letter: In the pocket of Big Tobacco

Why did Reps. Dave Baker and Tim Miller and Sen. Andrew Lang vote in favor of the big tobacco companies and against the health of our children? These three Republicans each voted at least twice to follow the wishes of Big Tobacco to freeze the tobacco t
West Central Tribune (MN)
added Jun 24, 2017 18:21
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[Minnesota, North Dakota] Tobacco sales down in Minn., up in ND

In the months since Minnesota raised taxes on tobacco products, more cigarettes were sold to retailers in North Dakota. And at the same time, it’s too early to tell whether the tax hike has reduced the number of smokers, one of its intended effects. Acc
Fargo (ND) InForum
added Oct 20, 2013 15:43
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[North Dakota] Minnesota Smokers Crossing the Border for Cheaper Smokes

Following Minnesota’s $1.60-per-pack cigarette tax hike that took effect in July, border residents are flocking to North Dakota for much cheaper cigarettes.
National Association of Convenience Stores (NACS)
added Aug 23, 2013 00:15
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VIDEO: Minnesota Files Lawsuit to Get Tobacco Company To Pay Up

A lawsuit has been filed against ITG Brands, a company that acquired big tobacco brands like Kool, Winston, Salem and Maverick. The suit claims ITG "has not joined the state's tobacco settlement and payments are not being made on sales of the transferre
KSTP-TV 5 (Saint Paul, MN)
added Mar 29, 2018 01:20
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[Minnesota] LETTER: Reader's view: Block bills that bolster Big Tobacco

The Minnesota Senate's taxes committee is considering three proposals that, if passed, would serve to be a disaster for Minnesota in respect to preventing the spread of youth tobacco use. The measures would benefit only Big Tobacco.
Duluth (MN) News-Tribune
added Mar 24, 2017 20:28
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[Minnesota] WARNING LETTER: Trademark Co., Inc., d/b/a Golden Valley Tobacco 7/30/13

The Center for Tobacco Products of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recently reviewed your website, http://www.goldenvalleytobacco.com, and determined that your products listed there are manufactured and promoted for sale to customers in the Un
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added Aug 16, 2013 02:46
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[Minnesota] State tobacco tax increase comes Monday

Stockpiling not noticed at local level; smokers encouraged to quit
Worthington (MN) Daily Globe
added Jun 27, 2013 12:25
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