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[Indiana, Kentucky, Maryland, Missouri, New Mexico, Pennsylvania] R.J. Reynolds receives favorable rulings from arbitration panel (PDF)

An arbitration panel has determined that R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company is entitled to approximately $266 million in disputed payments the company made under the terms of an agreement, known as the Master Settlement Agreement (MSA), between cigarette manuf
Reynolds American (RAI)
added Sep 11, 2013 21:40
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[New Mexico] VIDEO: Smoking in your car with kids could lead to fines

Lighting up in the car with minors on board could soon get you into trouble. That is if Sen. Smith and Rep. Steinborn, two Democrats, have their way. “Putting children in cars with cigarette smoke, cigar smoke, whatever it is, I think it needs to stop,”
KRQE News 13 (Albuquerque, NM)
added Jan 28, 2015 16:49
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[New Mexico] Bill would end tax breaks for cigarette sellers

Although New Mexico has significantly increased its tax on cigarettes twice in the past decade, the state continues to give tobacco distributors a tax break that was passed into law in the early 1940s — long before cigarette smoking became a widely recog
Santa Fe (NM) New Mexican
added Dec 23, 2013 00:00
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New Mexico considers new tax on e-cigarettes

lawmakers will consider a first-time tax on e-cigarettes along with increased levies on cigarettes and chewing tobacco. The proposal for a 66 percent tax on e-cigarettes was introduced on Wednesday by Democratic state Senator Howie Morales of Silver City.
AP - Associated Press
added Jan 14, 2016 21:10
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Lawsuit against natural cigarette maker moved to New Mexico

A class-action lawsuit targeting a company behind a line of cigarettes touted as natural has moved to U.S. District Court in Albuquerque. Three men from California, New York and Florida are suing the maker of American Spirit cigarettes, Santa Fe Natural
AP - Associated Press
added Apr 21, 2016 10:52
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[New Mexico] All e-cigarettes should be banned for minors

New Mexico and Santa Fe would join more than two dozen other state and local governments in regulating e-cigarettes if the ban for minors were adopted. At this point, tighter regulation makes the most sense.
Albuquerque Journal
added Nov 21, 2013 13:18
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Big Tobacco wins big payback from New Mexico

The state could face a multimillion-dollar penalty in funds supposed to help the most vulnerable New Mexicans because of a mistake made a decade ago. Each year, states receive payment from big tobacco companies to help cover medical costs of treating pat
KASA FOX 2 ( Albuquerque, NM)
added Oct 16, 2013 07:59
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New Mexico gov signs bill to ban e-cigarette sales to minors

Martinez has signed legislation banning the sales of e-cigarettes and nicotine liquid containers to minors in New Mexico. Sen. John Ryan's bill also requires those containers to be sold in child resistant packaging and prohibits online sales to minors.
AP - Associated Press
added Apr 9, 2015 21:21
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[New Mexico] American Spirit Cigarettes — Tobacco is back with ad deception…

The cases have been transferred to the U.S. District Court for the District of New Mexico (In Re: Santa Fe Natural Tobacco Company Marketing and Sales Practices Litigation, MDL No. 2695.) The cases transferred to the MultiDistrict Litigation (“MDL”) in A
JD Supra, LLC
added Jul 26, 2016 13:12
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[Florida, New Mexico, New York] Santa Fe cigarette lawsuits may be combined

A third potential federal class-action lawsuit has been filed against Reynolds American Inc. and a subsidiary. Meanwhile, the other plaintiffs want to combine their cases. At stake are Santa Fe Natural Tobacco Co.’s organic and additive-free marketing cl
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Jan 19, 2016 05:56
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