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[Florida, Nebraska] D.C. Circuit: Tribal Corporations Not Exempt From Record Keeping ($$)

The record-keeping requirements of the Contraband Cigarette Trafficking Act (CCTA) “do not turn on any territorial determination,” and therefore, businesses incorporated under the laws of the Winnebago Tribe of Nebraska must still maintain data on the pur
Lexis Nexis
added Jul 9, 2018 15:31
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[Nebraska] Cass County town goes tobacco-free; it's no longer for sale anywhere in town

Smokers will be disappointed if they try to buy tobacco products in Greenwood, Nebraska. A gas station/convenience store closed about four months ago, leaving the Cass County town of about 680 people without a tobacco retail outlet, village board member
Omaha (NE) World Herald
added Apr 5, 2018 19:11
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Nebraska town considers banning smoking in apartments

isn't meant to protect the health of the city's 50,000 residents, but instead to prevent fires. Councilman Don Preister proposed the ban, which wouldn't affect duplexes and single-family homes, in August after cigarette smoking at a single Bellevue apartm
AP - Associated Press
added Sep 25, 2016 23:08
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[Nebraska] COFFEY: Smoking was seen as a sign of sophistication

my mother was born in an era that birthed some of the most glamorous actresses in Hollywood...despite my pointing out that oxygen is highly flammable and that was perhaps not the best idea. While she eventually quit, it was too little, too late. Followin
Lincoln (NE) Journal Star
added Apr 24, 2016 23:42
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[Nebraska] VIDEO: Bill Would Increase Cigarette Tax By $1.50 Per Pack To $2.14

Sen. Mike Gloor of Grand Island introduced the measure Friday that would increase the state tax per pack from 64 cents to $2.14. That would generate an estimated $120 million, which would be used for property tax relief and a variety of health care progr
AP - Associated Press
added Jan 17, 2016 20:39
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[Iowa, Nebraska] Point-Counterpoint: Should smoking be banned everywhere?

Smoking was banned in public places in 2008 in Iowa and Nebraska with a few exceptions — mainly casinos. Should smoking be banned everywhere? Online editor Leeanna Ellis and news clerk Emily Nield light up the debate in this week’s “Point-Counterpoint.”
Washington County (NE) Enterprise and Pilot Tribune
added Oct 9, 2015 17:55
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[Nebraska] Scores of teenagers march to Capitol to protest tobacco use

Wednesday morning as part of the Kick Butts Day put on by Nebraska's youth-led anti-tobacco group called No Limits. The group is especially concerned about new products like e-cigarettes and candies that contain nicotine. "It's important for them to kno
KETV/TheOmahaChannel.com
added Mar 19, 2015 12:06
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Cigar bill advances in Nebraska

The state Legislature on Wednesday gave first-round approval to a bill that would allow cigar smoking to continue in the state licensed establishments, including one in South Sioux City.
Sioux City (IA) Journal
added Feb 5, 2015 05:22
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New attempt to exempt cigar bars from Nebraska smoking ban

While the intent of the bill, introduced by Sen. Tyson Larson of O'Neill, is clear, its ability to stand up to a constitutional challenge is not. The state Supreme Court's ruling last August stemmed from a lawsuit by the owner of Big John's Billiards in
AP - Associated Press
added Jan 17, 2015 19:19
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Nebraska's high court: Allowing smoking in cigar bars unconstitutional

Cigar lovers may get another month before having to snuff their stogies. That’s the typical time between the Nebraska Supreme Court issuing a ruling and the ruling being formally delivered to the lower court. Until then, Hobert Rupe, executive director o
Omaha (NE) World Herald
added Aug 30, 2014 18:22
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