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[Kansas] EDITORIAL: The Star's recommendation | The time has come to raise Missouri's cigarette tax

It’s not often a single vote can make a state smarter, healthier and more prosperous. But Missourians have the chance to achieve all of those things on Nov. 6 by voting yes on Proposition B. The ballot measure increases the tax on tobacco products by a
Kansas City (MO) Star
added Oct 7, 2012 18:00
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[Missouri, Nevada] Advocates Demand Smokefree Casinos for Workers

Public health advocates from across the U.S. are gathering in Kansas City this week draw attention to the recent death of Sheryl Wilkins, a longtime casino worker who died of throat cancer earlier this month. For three decades working as a dealer in the s
PR Newswire
added Aug 16, 2012 02:31
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[Missouri] Council votes to restore language to ‘no smoking’ ordinance.

Hannibal (MO) Courier-Post
added May 16, 2012 05:25
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[Missouri] Working With Roll-Your-Own Tobacco

“Due to the low cigarette state tax in Missouri roll your own is not big in any convenience stores in our area. Most of our competitors do not carry the product.” It was only a few years ago that the RYO segment was generating a sizable buzz. “There was a
Convenience Store Decisions
added Jun 12, 2017 21:45
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[Missouri] 3 Canadians Plead Guilty To $17M Cigarette Scheme ($$)

admitted to a Missouri federal court their roles in a $17 million scheme to move hundreds of thousands of cartons of contraband cigarettes from Kansas City to New York to be sold on Indian reservations, the U.S. Department of Justice has announced. Montr
Law360
added Jun 9, 2017 17:14
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[Missouri] Kansas Receives $62 Million from Tobacco Settlement

The $62,057,021.91 total received is consistent with the estimate that the Attorney General provided last fall to the consensus revenue estimators. ..Attorney General Derek Schmidt cautioned that predicting the anticipated amount of receipts over the next
Kansas City infoZine
added Apr 23, 2017 13:18
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Ruling will restore Missouri tobacco settlement money

The Missouri Supreme Court has ruled the state can recoup around $50 million in lost tobacco settlement money... Missouri lost millions of dollars after an arbitration panel decided the state in 2003 didn't properly enforce part of the settlement requirin
AP - Associated Press
added Feb 16, 2017 00:54
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[California, Colorado, Missouri, North Dakota] election results: the state of tobacco taxes

Tobacco tax increases were on ballots in four states yesterday: California, Colorado, North Dakota and Missouri. Each of these states has some of the lowest cigarette prices in the country and has not raised tobacco taxes in more than a decade.
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Nov 10, 2016 15:00
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Ruling could keep cigarette tax initiative off Missouri ballot

A Missouri Appeals Court ruling adds five words to an initiative that seeks to increase Missouri’s cigarette tax. But the timing could keep the initiative from being on the November ballot.
Kansas City (MO) Business Journal
added Jul 11, 2016 17:49
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[Missouri] VIDEO: Popcorn Lung Concerns for E-Cigarette Users

diacetyl is back in the spotlight. But this time its being found, in e-cigarettes. Originally thought to be a healthy alternative to smoking tobacco products, e-cigarettes, also called vapes, have become more popular than ever. But how much healthier ar
KOLR-TV Channel 10 (Springfield, MO)
added Apr 18, 2016 22:20
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