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[Mississippi, North Carolina] Phelps gets 40 months, owes $5.1 million in tobacco scheme

Calvin Phelps was sentenced ... to develop a fake paper trail giving the illusion he shipped tobacco products out of the U.S. He admitted his actions were aimed at avoiding paying Master Settlement Agreement monies owed from participating tobacco compan
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
added Mar 26, 2014 01:24
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[North Carolina] No longer blowing smoke? E-cigarettes could surpass traditional brands, experts say

That’s unsettling for the farmers and manufacturers who still make North Carolina the national leader in tobacco production and rivaled only by Virginia in cigarette manufacturing.
Raleigh (NC) News & Observer
added Mar 26, 2014 13:20
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[North Carolina] Brown Middle student found with smoking device

A Brown Middle School student was charged Friday morning with having a smoking device on campus. The Davidson County Sheriff's Office school resource officer made the charge after locating the smoking device in the student's possession.
The Dispatch (Lexington, NC)
added Mar 18, 2014 01:06
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[Delaware, North Carolina] Traffic stop turns up untaxed cigarettes from NC

Delaware authorities say state troopers found hundreds of cartons of untaxed cigarettes from North Carolina when they stopped a Virginia man. State police say Elebechir Lehreitani, 38, of Alexandria, Va., was stopped for speeding near Newark on Tuesday a
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Mar 13, 2014 16:50
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[UK, USA, North Carolina] E-cig maker files suit

Claims Lorillard, others unlawfully used patented technologies
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Mar 13, 2014 16:47
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[North Carolina] Spencer votes to ban smoking, tobacco from parks, ball fields

Spencer town board voted unanimously Tuesday to ban smoking and other tobacco use from town parks and ball fields, but how the new ordinance will be enforced is not clear.
Salisbury (NC) Post
added Mar 12, 2014 01:34
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[North Carolina] Feds clear Clarence co. for N.C. tobacco production

Goodrich Tobacco Co., a subsidiary of Clarence-based 22nd Century Group Inc., was okayed by federal officials to produce tobacco products. The company was granted a federal permit by the Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau of the U.S. Department of
Business First Of Buffalo
added Mar 12, 2014 00:22
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[North Carolina] Electronic-cigarette makers sued over allegations of patent infringement

Lorillard Inc. and another North Carolina electronic-cigarette company are among 11 being sued by a wholly owned subsidiary of Imperial Tobacco Group Plc for patent infringement.
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Mar 11, 2014 14:26
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[North Carolina] Shadow of outside ownership may grow over Reynolds

what the company’s long-term price may be for a landmark strategic deal completed in 2004. In that year, Reynolds bought Brown & Williamson Tobacco Co. from British American Tobacco PLC, essentially eliminating the industry’s No. 3 competitor from the mar
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Mar 4, 2014 10:20
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[North Carolina] LETTER: Tobacco settlement still funding politicos

Instead of health care and prevention, most states have treated those checks like birthday money from grandma. Fifteen years after the settlement decision, states continue to spend only a miniscule portion of tobacco revenues to fight tobacco use. Perhaps
Jacksonville (NC) Daily News
added Feb 23, 2014 14:56
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