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[Missouri] Lake Saint Louis limits sale of tobacco paraphernalia

Rolling your own cigarette isn't illegal in Lake Saint Louis, but buying the rolling papers in that city will be difficult. The Board of Aldermen on Dec. 17 voted 4-1 to approve a bill regulating the sale of "tobacco-related paraphernalia" inside city
St. Louis (MO) Post-Dispatch
added Dec 23, 2012 22:36
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The Star’s editorial | Defeat of cigarette tax increase hurts Missouri in long run

The truth is, Missouri couldn’t afford not to raise its cigarette tax. But now that it has, the onus falls on Nixon and the legislature to explain what the state must do without so that smokers can purchase cigarettes with a puny tax of 17 cents a pack.
Kansas City (MO) Star
added Nov 10, 2012 21:49
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[Missouri] Avid Smoker Can't Fight New Ban in Clayton, Mo.

A man cannot sue a Missouri suburb over its anti-smoking ordinance, the 8th Circuit ruled. Arthur Gallagher sued the city of Clayton
Courthouse News
added Nov 9, 2012 11:27
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Missouri keeps tobacco tax as the lowest in the nation

With complete but unofficial statewide results, the tobacco-tax issue, called Proposition B, was defeated narrowly. It was the third attempt in 11 years to increase state taxes on cigarettes and other tobacco products.
St. Louis (MO) Post-Dispatch
added Nov 7, 2012 05:25
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[Missouri] Business, health leaders rally for Mo. tobacco tax

Missouri business, health and education leaders are joining forces to boost support for increasing the state's tobacco tax.
AP - Associated Press
added Oct 31, 2012 19:54
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Missouri Association Battles Cigarette Tax Proposal

The Missouri Petroleum Marketers and Convenience Store (MPCA) Association is on the offense — last week, the group launched a billboard campaign to motivate residents to vote no on Proposition B, which would raise the state’s tobacco tax by 760%, OzarksF
National Association of Convenience Stores (NACS)
added Oct 8, 2012 03:20
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[Missouri] LINCOLN SMITH, ET AL. v. BROWN & WILLIAMSON TOBACCO (PDF)

The wrongful death action against B&W was filed long before the transaction between B&W and R.J. Reynolds. Any reasonable due diligence would have revealed to R.J. Reynolds the exposure to potential punitive damages posed by the present action against B&
The Missouri Judiciary
added Oct 3, 2012 16:09
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[Missouri, New York] COMPLAINT FOR FORFEITURE IN REM (PDF)

8. The defendant properties are subject to forfeiture pursuant to 31 U.S.C. § 5317 because they constitute property involved in a violation of 31 U.S.C. § 5313 or were involved in a conspiracy to commit such a violation, or is property traceable to a vi
Jamestown (NY) Post-Journal
added Sep 29, 2012 13:17
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[Missouri] EDITORIAL: Smoking is a student right

If we allow these privileges to be taken away, what will be the next thing taken away? Will the number of student enrollment decrease, or will students continue to smoke even though the policy is implemented. Stand up for yourself and the freedom of other
Griffon News (Missouri Western State University)
added Sep 27, 2012 14:12
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[Missouri] Suit planned to keep smoking proposal off ballot ($$)

Before St. Charles County voters get to decide this November whether to prohibit smoking in enclosed public places and workplaces, the proposal likely faces a legal challenge.
Missouri Lawyers Media
added Aug 29, 2012 21:33
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