Headlines Tagged with Tribes — 3,355 headlines found
a more plainly descriptive title for this legislation might be "A Bill to Prevent the Mohawks from Cutting Into Our Business." Contraband tobacco refers to the reserve-based smoke shack industry, which has bloomed in the past decade on the reserves alon
Feb 21, 2014 First Perspective (ca)
added Feb 21, 2014 15:10
Conclusion: The intensive, individual-focused intervention used in this study was feasible but not effective for tobacco cessation among AN youth. Alternative approaches are warranted.
Feb 14, 2014 Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Feb 19, 2014 09:32
Mana leader Hone Harawira says the Trans Pacific Partnership Agreement is a threat to Maori rights ... under the TPP, multinational tobacco companies would be able to take action to stop New Zealand imposing tobacco control measures like plain packaging.
Feb 13, 2014 Waatea News (nz)
added Feb 16, 2014 17:55
[Australia and Oceania] Smoking ceremony launches Australia Day / Tight squeeze as NSW celebrates Australia
An indigenous smoking ceremony has launched Australia Day celebrations on and around Sydney Harbour.
Jan 26, 2014 Perth (WA) Sunday Times (au)
added Jan 26, 2014 06:59
Tribal leaders are considering a proposal to ban smoking in North Dakota’s Indian casinos, but one tribal chairman said the odds of it happening are slim. Pushing the idea is the Intertribal Tobacco Use Coalition, comprised of tribal tobacco prevention s
Jan 9, 2014 Grand Forks (ND) Herald
added Jan 9, 2014 18:06
The interim Health Services Committee heard from health department officials as well as tribal leaders and tobacco prevention coordinators from on and off the state’s reservations. Krista Fremming, Tobacco Prevention and Control Program director for the
Jan 9, 2014 Bismarck (ND) Tribune
added Jan 9, 2014 18:06
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
Jan 9, 2014 The Oklahoman
added Jan 9, 2014 11:13
New York City’s war on cigarettes continues by opening an unexpected new front, with a lawsuit accusing FedEx (FDX) of a racketeering conspiracy for helping a Long Island-based tobacco merchant skirt city and state tax laws by shipping cigarettes to cons
Dec 31, 2013 Business Week/Bloomberg
added Dec 31, 2013 14:56
The suit, filed at a federal court in Manhattan, accuses FedEx of knowingly violating the terms of a 2006 settlement with New York's attorney general in which the company agreed to stop all deliveries of mail-order cigarettes to state residents.
Dec 30, 2013 AP - Associated Press
added Dec 31, 2013 06:09
accusing it of illegally delivering millions of contraband cigarettes to people's homes and seeking $52 million in fines and unpaid taxes. The lawsuit, filed in U.S. District Court in Manhattan, marks one of the last acts by the administration of Mayor M
Dec 30, 2013 Reuters
added Dec 31, 2013 06:01