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[New York] City Sues Virginia Tobacco Dealer Over Cigarette Sales

New York City has brought what the New York City Law Department said is the city's first-ever lawsuit against an out-of-state store owner for conspiracy to distribute untaxed cigarettes in the city (See Complaint).
New York Law Journal
added Dec 18, 2014 07:21
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[Wisconsin] Most of tobacco lawsuit dollars used to prop up state budget;

A new report says Wisconsin will receive $756 million in the current fiscal year from cigarette tax revenues and the 1998 lawsuit settlement ... the state will only spend less than a penny of each dollar of the money received on stop-smoking programs --
New Richmond (WI) News
added Dec 17, 2014 05:15
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[UK] We will stamp the smoking habit out, insist Blackburn with Darwen health bosses

last night signed up to a Lancashire-wide anti-tobacco strategy. The move was hailed as a major step forward in the battle against smoking by Lancashire County Health boss Azhar Ali.
Lancashire Evening Telegraph (uk)
added Dec 10, 2014 15:29
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[France] No cigarette price rise in January

CIGARETTE prices in France will remain unchanged in the new year, after MPs voted to throw out a planned 30 centime rise. The move by the National Assembly comes after intense lobbying by tobacconists and manufacturers.
The Connexion
added Dec 10, 2014 15:19
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China plans hike in cigarette taxes, prices to deter smokers

China is considering raising cigarette prices and taxes, a health official said on Wednesday, as the world's largest tobacco consumer fights to stub out a pervasive habit.
Reuters
added Dec 10, 2014 12:02
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[New York] Did Anti-Tobacco Laws Kill Eric Garner?

New York City’s leading smokers' rights activist, Audrey Silk, says anti-tobacco politicians have blood on their hands ... “The antismokers from Bloomberg on down are standing there like frozen statues - ‘don’t look at me, don’t look at me’ - because the
U.S. News & World Report
added Dec 8, 2014 15:37
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[Africa] Morocco to Increase Cigarettes Prices in January

a request has been submitted to the Ministry of General Affairs by the Moroccan company of tobacco (SMT), a subsidiary of Imperial Tobacco, in order to increase the prices of cigarette brands most consumed by Moroccan smokers.... The increase is due to
Morocco World News (ma)
added Dec 8, 2014 14:43
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[New York] VINIK: Cigarette Taxes Did Not Cause Eric Garner's Death

This isn’t an argument against cigarette taxes, in other words. It’s an argument against all taxes. And you can’t have a society with no taxes unless you want a society with no government services...He’s dead because a cop put him in a chokehold
The New Republic
added Dec 8, 2014 13:58
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[New York] COOKE: Want to Limit the Use of Police Force? Limit the State

Presume that a person considers America to be a fundamentally racist place in which the police routinely treat blacks and other minorities with disdain. Shouldn’t that person then be keen to limit the number of instances in which those police come into co
National Review
added Dec 8, 2014 13:34
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GRAPHIC: State Cigarette Excise Tax Rates in 2014

Tax Foundation
added Dec 8, 2014 13:28
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