Headlines Tagged with Tribes — 3,342 headlines found
The nation's high court rejected an appeal from a Canadian company that claimed the state couldn't collect payments for cigarettes sold to Indian tribal members. ... Without comment, the high court let stand a decision by the Oklahoma Court of Civil Appe
Dec 3, 2013 The Oklahoman
added Dec 4, 2013 05:28
Prevent All Cigarette Trafficking Act, didn’t stop everybody. As recently as last spring, one group of about 20 website operators on Seneca Nation territory was still delivering 1.7 tons of untaxed cigarettes a week to destinations around the United Stat
Dec 2, 2013 AP - Associated Press
added Dec 3, 2013 14:06
The outcome of a federal lawsuit the Comanche Nation filed against the state of Oklahoma arguing that compacts between the state and tribes are unfair could affect the Muscogee (Creek) Nation’s agreement with the state.
Nov 22, 2013 Tulsa (OK) World
added Nov 23, 2013 14:25
A federal judge in Oklahoma City is siding with the Comanche Nation in a dispute with the governor's office over the state's tobacco compact with the southwest Oklahoma tribe.
Nov 21, 2013 AP - Associated Press
added Nov 22, 2013 04:30
With 38 sovereign tribes, each with individual demands, the Fallin administration faced a daunting task in trying to reform the network of tobacco compacts, but it all seems to be coming together in a fashion that will make cheating harder.
Nov 20, 2013 Tulsa (OK) World
added Nov 22, 2013 04:28
CN officials said the 2013 Tobacco Tax Compact Act should enable CN-licensed smoke shop owners to be more competitive in the market and generate more tax revenues for the Nation. Cherokee Nation Tax Commission Administrator Sharon Swepston said under th
Nov 20, 2013 Cherokee Phoenix
added Nov 22, 2013 04:27
New compact is considered a win-win for the Cherokee Nation and Oklahoma.
Nov 21, 2013 National Association of Convenience Stores (NACS)
added Nov 22, 2013 04:24
The Comanche Nation on Tuesday filed a federal lawsuit against the state of Oklahoma and the governor's office, claiming other tribes are receiving “more favorable terms” in their tobacco tax compacts.
Nov 20, 2013 The Oklahoman
added Nov 20, 2013 13:02
meeting. Mayor Jason Nichols tells a local newspaper that the issue is tabled for the time being. Nichols says the city heard opposition from users of electronic cigarettes and businesses that sell the products. He says it wasn't clear to residents that
Nov 18, 2013 AP - Associated Press
added Nov 20, 2013 06:52
New York allows the Indians to do what they want because of the millions in casino revenue the tribes send off to Albany each year. Hypocritical? Of course. And the only losers are the casino employees.
Nov 5, 2013 Niagara Falls (NY) Reporter
added Nov 5, 2013 15:09