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[Nebraska, New York] State court upholds seizure of untaxed cigarettes

A midlevel court on Thursday upheld the seizure of a truckload of untaxed cigarettes in northern New York, a shipment that was ordered by an Indian tribe in Nebraska from a manufacturer on the St. Regis Mohawk reservation. The four Appellate Division ju
AP - Associated Press
added Oct 25, 2013 03:54
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[Nebraska] City Council OKs cigarette tax

The Omaha City Council has approved a controversial plan to tax local sales of tobacco products to finance millions in funding for a new cancer treatment and research center.
Omaha (NE) World Herald
added Oct 3, 2012 08:02
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[Nebraska] Councilman: Omaha cigarette tax will likely pass

An Omaha City Councilman says he believes a proposed cigarette tax has enough support to pass, despite criticism from Gov. Dave Heineman and opposition from some businesses.
AP - Associated Press
added Sep 25, 2012 17:44
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[Nebraska, New York] Does the Shadow of Big Tobacco Loom Behind the Recent Seizure of Mohawk Cigarettes?

“The sale and distribution of Native American brands to nontribal members are fully within the State’s power to tax, regulate and enforce,” Altria declared in its white paper. “There is no immunity for sales of Native American cigarettes to non-Indians o
Indian Country Today
added Jun 1, 2012 10:14
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[Nebraska] Creighton ready to smoke out the facts on e-cigarettes

excuse Tammy Burns, manager of cardiology and tobacco programs at Creighton University's Cardiac Center, if she seems dubious as she watches the e-cigarette craze blowing through Omaha. Excuse her if she looks at e-cigarettes -- the whispered promise tha
Omaha (NE) World Herald
added Sep 13, 2013 03:30
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[Nebraska] NE: Council OK's cheaper cigarette tax, popular vote avoided

With the tax chopped down to 15-cents per pack, those for and against the tax agree a ballot fight is now unlikely. On Tuesday the city council OK’d the tax by a vote of 5-2, paving the way for the city to provide approximately $35 million over 10 years
Missouri News Horizon
added Oct 3, 2012 07:25
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[Nebraska] ORDINANCE IMPOSING AN OCCUPATION TAX ON PERSONS ENGAGED IN SELLING TOBACCO PRODUCTS WITHIN OMAHA (PDF)

City of Omaha (NE)
added Sep 14, 2012 07:37
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[Nebraska] Omaha Reveals Details of Tobacco Tax

The city of Omaha has gone public with the proposed ordinance for a tobacco tax to help fund the new UNMC Cancer Complex. The entire plan is now available online.
WOWT Channel 6 (Omaha, NE)
added Sep 14, 2012 07:27
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[Nebraska] Cigarette fire causes $40000 in damage to apartment complex

The fire, at an apartment complex at 2901 N. 56th St., started on a third-floor balcony and had spread to the second-floor balcony
Lincoln (NE) Journal Star
added Jun 10, 2012 13:33
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[Nebraska] Supervisors split over e-cigarettes

The Gage County Sheriff’s Office later purchased 100 e-cigarettes for inmates and more than half have already been scooped up by the inmates, who can buy four and use one at any time. Jail administrator Lt. Tony Shepardson said the e-cigarettes were “se
Beatrice (NE) Daily Sun
added Dec 25, 2013 19:28
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