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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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[Missouri] Cigarette maker helps fund anti-tax effort

Opponents of the tobacco tax increase on the Nov. 6 ballot got a big boost this week when Cheyenne International, maker of Decade cigarettes, gave $200,000 to fight the measure. The donation from the North Carolina firm more than doubled the money avail
Columbia (MO) Tribune
added Aug 11, 2012 15:04
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[Missouri] New bill rekindles debate over smoking in public places

Newsmagazine Network
added May 15, 2012 19:21
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