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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
added Jun 9, 2017 17:14

[Missouri] C-Stores Under Scrutiny After Tobacco Raid

“People walk into gas stations and you just see all the different tobacco products that they sell on top of being a kind of grocery, convenience store, going to almost a tobacco store/convenience store,” Aldridge said. Aldridge comments come in the
Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added May 25, 2017 00:15

[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

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

[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

[Missouri] Cigar retailer: New FDA rules are 'nuclear bomb' for industry

"The FDA just dropped a nuclear bomb on the cigar industry," said Kendall Culbertson, the owner and manufacturer of The Outlaw Cigar in Overland Park. He said the rules will slash his current products by 75 percent and prevent new ones from coming to ma
KMBC-Ch. 9 (Kansas City, MO)
added Jul 18, 2016 19:43

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

[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

[Kansas, Missouri] Will large cities follow KC and raise smoking age?

While states and cities frequently change ages for consumption of products, the responsibility is ultimately falling on the retailers, and some say they are fed up with it. One local gas station clerk, who wouldn’t disclose her name, said, “I’m tired o
St. Joseph (MO) News-Press
added Nov 21, 2015 21:34

[Missouri] Nixa bans use of e-cigarettes, tobacco products on city-owned properties

city council unanimously passed an ordinance banning the use of all tobacco products on any land or facility owned by the city, including public parks and pools. Nixa passed an indoor smoking ban for public places in 2007. The council a few months ago s
KYTV KY3 (Springfield, MO)
added Feb 6, 2015 18:04
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