Headlines Tagged with Tribes — 3,458 headlines found
A new survey by Action on Smoking and Health shows smoking among 14 and 15 year olds is at its lowest level in 15 years. Just three percent are still smoking. But ASH director Stephanie Erick said Maori girls at that age are 4 times more likely to smok
Mar 28, 2015 Radio New Zealand - Te Reo Irirangi o Aoteoroa (RNZ) (nz)
added Mar 28, 2015 12:33
Social Affairs Minister Khofifah Indar Parawansa has drawn criticism for her decision to hand out cigarettes to leaders of the Orang Rimba, an indigenous community located in the Bukit Duabelas National Park (TNBD) in Jambi.
Mar 28, 2015 Jakarta Post (id)
added Mar 28, 2015 07:49
Indonesian anti-smoking groups have threatened to take legal action against a government minister for distributing free packets of cigarettes to members of an indigenous tribe. They say the social affairs minister's actions breached government regulatio
Mar 27, 2015 BBC Online
added Mar 27, 2015 15:32
Illicit interstate cigarette trafficking is a problem many believe could be cured by a uniform national cigarette tax. New York, purportedly to save lives and to boost revenue, imposes the highest tax in the country at $4.35 a pack, while Virginia, avers
Mar 15, 2015 Richmond.com
added Mar 18, 2015 14:21
A Washington federal judge on Monday blocked a Native American tobacco producer from relitigating an estimated $60 million excise tax payment the company must shell out to the IRS, saying the assessment against the producer is valid and unambiguous.
Mar 16, 2015 Law360
added Mar 18, 2015 12:29
Global E-Cigarette Market Trends Points to Significant Growth in Coming Years - Company Enters JV Partnership to Bring E-Cig Products to Native American Gaming Industry Casinos
Breathe eCig Corp. (OTCQB: BVAP), the electronic cigarette industry innovator and pioneer, announced today an exclusive partnership with Native American Marketing Enterprises. The joint venture will distribute and sell socially and environmentally consci
Mar 17, 2015 PR Newswire
added Mar 17, 2015 12:39
The joint venture will distribute and sell socially and environmentally conscious Breathe e-cigarettes to the Native American gaming industry casinos beginning in the second quarter of 2015.
Mar 17, 2015 PR Newswire
added Mar 17, 2015 12:38
Next week, Dame Tariana Turia will be one of the recipients of the American Cancer Society Luther L Terry Awards, for “exemplary leadership in tobacco control”. This will come as no surprise to her friends and colleagues in her native New Zealand, who hav
Mar 13, 2015 The Lancet (uk)
added Mar 13, 2015 11:22
The oldest is a carved stone pipe in the form of man with a double-bun hairdo … its function is evidence of traditions sustained over time. For the first Americans, for as far back as we know, the sharing of a tobacco pipe was a ceremonial way to strength
Mar 12, 2015 New York Times
added Mar 12, 2015 14:16
Moo Hoon "Steve" Kim of Cypress, California, brought cigars, chewing tobacco and leaf tobacco into the state and used front companies to disguise his purchases to avoid some $16 million in excise taxes, the DOJ said in a release.
Mar 6, 2015 Law360
added Mar 8, 2015 16:30