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Philip Morris USA Reaches Agreement with Nineteen States to Resolve MSA Payment Adjustment Disputes

Philip Morris USA Inc. (PM USA) and other cigarette manufacturers have reached an agreement with nineteen states to resolve long-standing disputes related to the Non-Participating Manufacturer (NPM) adjustment provisions of the Master Settlement Agreemen
Altria Group, Inc.
added Dec 20, 2012 00:50
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AG Strange: Tobacco Settlement Good Deal for Alabama

Attorney General Luther Strange today announced a multi-state agreement with the major tobacco companies that settles a 10-year dispute regarding payments under the 1998 Master Settlement Agreement (MSA). Today's agreement ensures the stability of continu
WTVY Channel 4 (Dothan, AL)
added Dec 20, 2012 00:40
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Lorillard Reaches Agreement over Disputed MSA Adjustments

Company expects to receive more than $198 million in credits against future MSA payments over the next five years
PR Newswire
added Dec 19, 2012 03:46
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Three cigarette makers reach deal with 17 states over payments

Philip Morris USA, R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. and Lorillard Inc. said Tuesday that they will give the states their portion of more than $4 billion in disputed payments. In exchange, the manufacturers will receive credits against future payments.
AP - Associated Press
added Dec 19, 2012 02:36
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R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company, other manufacturers reach agreement in principle on Master Settlement Agreement payment disputes with states (PDF)

R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company has reached an agreement in principle with 17 states, the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico to settle 10 years of claims related to the company’s Master Settlement Agreement (MSA) payments to the states. The settlement add
Reynolds American (RAI)
added Dec 18, 2012 17:47
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Advisory: R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company, other manufacturers reach agreement in principle on Master Settlement Agreement payment disputes with states

"R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company, other manufacturers reach agreement in principle on Master Settlement Agreement payment disputes with states."
PR Newswire
added Dec 18, 2012 17:44
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Zero Dollars for Prevention Risks More Teen Smokers in North Carolina - Campaign for Tobacco Free Kids

Of the states, North Carolina is one of the worst offenders. This year, North Carolina lawmakers eliminated funding for the state's highly successful tobacco prevention and cessation program. North Carolina will collect $433 million in tobacco revenues,
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Dec 17, 2012 14:39
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[California] SD marketing firm wins huge tobacco prevention contract

When Jeff Jordan founded Rescue Social Change Group in 2001 to do science-based anti-smoking campaigns, it was a struggle for the tiny San Diego company to get much attention in the marketing world.
U-T San Diego [San Diego Union Tribune]
added Dec 16, 2012 16:12
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[North Carolina] Electronic cigarettes gaining on traditional products

Herzog said recently in a note to investors that e-cig sales could grow fast enough to affect the payments states receive from the landmark Master Settlement Agreement.
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Dec 15, 2012 22:06
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[Louisiana] AG: Dispute may hit TOPS

A dispute involving state compliance with a tobacco settlement agreement could cost the state $140 million in the next budget year, including some funding that goes to TOPS, the state’s free college tuition program, state Attorney General Buddy Caldwell’
Baton Rouge (LA) Advocate
added Dec 13, 2012 15:28
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