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[Delaware, New York] Georgetown traffic stop leads to discovery of large quantity of untaxed cigarettes

during that search a large quantity of cigarettes were discovered. We are told in total, 248 cartons of Marlboro brand cigarettes, 160 cartons of Newport brand cigarettes and 95 cartons of miscellaneous brands of cigarettes were located in the vehicle. P
WMDT - TV (Salisbury, MD)
added Mar 6, 2017 16:11

[New York] Top Five Surprising Facts About Russian FM Sergei Lavrov

Lavrov is addicted to smoking. He refused to follow the recommendations of UN Secretary General Kofi Annan who introduced a ban on smoking at the UN headquarters. Lavrov said that "this house belongs to all members of the UN" and has continued smoking in
Sputnik (ru)
added Feb 11, 2017 15:31

Why New York’s high tobacco taxes cost the state billions

Tax Foundation. The Washington-based tax policy nonprofit said the campaign by many states to generate more revenue — and at the same time deter smoking — has backfired into a morass of smuggling and black market activity. New York’s toxic cigarette ta
New York Post
added Jan 31, 2017 17:21

[New York, Pennsylvania, Virginia] Police nab alleged cigarette smugglers during I-78 traffic stop in Upper Macungie

Three men who police say were smuggling cigarettes from Virginia to New York were stopped and arrested Monday night on Interstate 78 in Upper Macungie Township, according to court records. The three men, all from Astoria, N.Y., were in a minivan stopped
Allentown (PA) Morning Call
added Jan 20, 2017 03:51

[New York] Man's E-Cigarette Explodes Hours After His Aunt Called To Warn Him About Similar Incidents

A Putnam County man is the latest victim of an e-cigarette explosion. On Thursday morning, 27-year-old Christopher Gademan had the e-cigarette in his pants’ pocket. He suffered second and third-degree burns to his right thigh.
CBS New York - Ch. 2
added Dec 27, 2016 01:42

[New York] Senecas add tax-free gas, tobacco sales to Niagara Falls land

Tax-free gasoline and tobacco products went on sale Friday at a new Seneca One Stop outside the Seneca Niagara Casino & Hotel. The Seneca Nation of Indians opened a 24-pump gas station and convenience store on its 50-acre territory in downtown Niagara F
Buffalo (NY) News
added Dec 26, 2016 16:31

Western New York trails pack in contraband tobacco seizures

New York State’s Cigarette Strike Force seized 53,307 cartons of contraband cigarettes and 261,220 untaxed cigars in 2016 – mostly outside Western New York. Just 644 cartons of contraband cigarettes, about 1 percent of the state’s total, were seized in
Buffalo (NY) News
added Dec 21, 2016 22:45

[New York] EDITORIAL: Team Obama’s last meddle in Americans’ private lives

Yes, smoking is an unhealthy choice. But the choice to do what you will with your own body remains a . . . personal right. At least the flukes of 2016 didn’t bring us a President Mike Bloomberg, or we’d be looking at mandated regular kale smoothies.
New York Post
added Dec 4, 2016 17:16

[California, Illinois, New York] E-Cig Users Fight To Reinstate Suit Over Danger Warning ($$)

Reynolds American Inc., Fontem US Inc. and others — all of which make and market e-cigarettes under the brand name BLU — were accused by California, Illinois and New York residents of violating those states’ laws by advertising their products as healthy
added Nov 24, 2016 00:48

New York Prevails over UPS in Indian Country Smokes Case

The fundamental reason why plaintiffs are entitled to summary judgment and defendant is not is that when UPS was transporting unstamped cigarettes (how many is “TBD”), it was transporting contraband. Pre-amendment § 471 confirms that stamps were required
Turtle Talk (Indigenous Law and Policy Center at Michigan State University blog)
added Sep 14, 2016 02:59
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