Headlines Tagged with Nebraska — 1,522 headlines found
3 percent, that's how much more smokers are paying for their cigarettes with the new occupation tax. Smoker Marjeen Reed says, "It's just that we're always getting hit, the smokers and alcohol we're always getting it, is that where they get the sin tax?
Jan 3, 2013 KPTM (Omaha, NE)
added Jan 4, 2013 10:35
A Lincoln judge on Tuesday refused to find an Omaha pool hall in contempt for allegedly defying the statewide smoking ban. Contempt did not exist because there had been no judge's request for the pool hall to ignore.
Nov 21, 2012 Lincoln (NE) Journal Star
added Nov 21, 2012 04:24
After deliberating for nearly two days, a federal jury Wednesday found two Lincoln residents not guilty of conspiring to smuggle contraband cigarettes from Vietnam.
Nov 8, 2012 Lincoln (NE) Journal Star
added Nov 9, 2012 14:42
Christensen said No Limits is a youth organization dedicated to anti-tobacco activism and “to opposing and exposing Big Tobacco.” Although there is not a No Limits organization in Grand Island, Christensen said, she decided last spring to participate in
Jul 2, 2012 Grand Island (NE) Independent
added Jul 2, 2012 11:36
Six people face federal charges for allegedly smuggling cigarettes from Vietnam and unlawfully selling them in Nebraska.
Jun 3, 2012 AP - Associated Press
added Jun 3, 2012 23:02
A dispute over a law designed to remedy interstate cigarette bootlegging was one of the flash points surrounding a federal raid on the Winnebago Indian Reservation this week. The tribe says the operation by several dozen agents of the federal Bureau of A
Feb 2, 2018 Omaha (NE) World Herald
added Feb 2, 2018 18:33
The record-keeping provisions of the Contraband Cigarettes Trafficking Act (CCTA) applies to tribal entities for tobacco sales on as well as off the reservation, a District of Columbia federal judge ruled May 24 (Ho-Chunk, Inc., et al. v. Jeff Sessions, i
May 26, 2017 Lexis Nexis
added May 27, 2017 17:26
An small document-shredding company has filed a lawsuit against now-closed DL Blair and tobacco megacorporation Altria Group for breach of contract after it wasn't paid for services. InfoSafe Shredding Inc. of Omaha filed a lawsuit Jan. 4 in Washington
Jan 18, 2017 Washington County (NE) Enterprise and Pilot Tribune
added Jan 18, 2017 09:43
After Grand Island Senator Mike Gloor proposes increasing the tax on cigarettes to $1.50 per pack, some local businesses aren't worried while others see it as a way to expand business. Friday afternoon, Sen. Gloor proposed increasing the tax, making a pa
Jan 16, 2016 KSNB (Hastings, NE)
added Jan 17, 2016 16:46
U.S. Rep. Jeff Fortenberry...recently voted in favor of the current Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration and Related Agencies appropriations bill, which includes an amendment severely limiting the FDA... e-cigarettes, little cigar
Jul 26, 2015 Lincoln (NE) Journal Star
added Jul 30, 2015 04:55