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[New York, Oklahoma] VIDEO: Feds, Cayuga-Seneca tribe reach settlement

The legal brouhaha pitted tribe against tribe, with the Cayuga Nation claiming that the Oklahoma-based tribe had no legal authority to sell untaxed cigarettes. Officials with the Seneca-Cayuga tribe contended that they too have a sovereign foothold in Ne
Rochester (NY) Democrat and Chronicle
added Jun 13, 2014 11:14

Oklahoma Supreme Court upholds $47.7 million judgment against cigarette seller

About 600 million contraband cigarettes were sold in the state before the lawsuit was filed, according to the ruling. Native Wholesale Supply “purposefully targeted the Oklahoma cigarette market and reaped the economic benefit of selling cigarettes in O
The Oklahoman
added Jun 10, 2014 23:09

[Oklahoma] Gov. Fallin bans e-cigarettes on state property

Gov. Mary Fallin signed an executive order Monday banning the use of electronic cigarettes on state property effective Jan. 1. "E-cigarettes release vapor that contains chemicals that can impact employees and visitors to state property," Fallin said. "Ad
Tulsa (OK) World
added Dec 25, 2013 00:26

[Oklahoma] E-Cigarette Users Upset Over Proposed Bill To Regulate Sales

Those who've kicked the habit with the help of tobacco free electronic cigarettes say they are once again being targeted by "big tobacco." At issue is a Bill that would turn stores that sell E-cigarettes into conventional Cigarette venders and tax them a
News 9 WWTV (Oklahoma City, OK)
added Mar 18, 2013 04:46

[Indiana, Kansas, Michigan, North Dakota, Wisconsin] COSGROVE: Smoking in Oklahoma: Five states that have gone smoke-free

I was curious about other states that have made similar efforts. So, here’s a list of five states that have recently gone “smoke-free” in some regard.
The Oklahoman
added Feb 21, 2013 17:19

Oklahomans expected to keep quitline busy after cigarette tax increase

A smoking habit got quite a bit more expensive for Oklahomans on Monday, and public health advocates are trying to make the most of a moment when quitting cigarettes might suddenly look more attractive. As many as 18,700 adult smokers in Oklahoma are exp
added Jul 8, 2018 21:57

Oklahoma health notes: TSET wins award

The Tobacco Settlement Endowment Trust received an award at the Society of Health and Physical Educators America Convention... TSET oversees Oklahoma's share of the proceeds from a national lawsuit against cigarette companies. It uses some of that money
The Oklahoman
added Apr 4, 2018 05:52

[Oklahoma] Pottsboro bans smoking in three city parks

City leaders say the Pottsboro Youth Association had complaints about spectators smoking in the stands of their baseball games. They said the smoke was affecting the little leaguers but there was no ordinance to stop it, until now
KTEN NBC 10 (Ada, OK)
added Aug 7, 2015 10:18

Oklahoma governor, tribe work out tobacco tax terms

signed a new deal with the Comanche Nation on its tax rate on tobacco sales. A signed agreement was filed Wednesday with the Secretary of State's office. The tribe will receive 70 percent of all compact payment on cigarettes through the end of 2015, with
The Oklahoman
added Jan 9, 2014 11:13

[Oklahoma] Should E-Cigarettes be regulated?

“Most of the reputable stores in the Tulsa area do not sell to minors. Some stores allow kids in with their parents but we don’t,” Ragan said. “I’ll take it a step further. If a parent is talking about what their kids would want, I won’t sell to them and
Sand Springs (OK) Leader
added Jan 8, 2014 23:41
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