Headlines Tagged with TribesSuit — 246 headlines found
millions of dollars in annual tax revenues are hanging in the balance. The law in question is the PACT — Prevent All Cigarette Trafficking Act, enacted in 2010. The law requires all interstate sellers of cigarettes and smokeless tobacco to register and
Mar 23, 2014 Albany (NY) Times-Union
added Mar 25, 2014 14:21
Section V-A-5 of the agreement would reinstate the ability of the OIN to receive direct shipment of untaxed national-brand cigarettes from the manufacturer. This would nullify the existing State requirement that such product be procured only from a lic
Jun 10, 2013 CSP News (Convenience Store/Petroleum)
added Jun 14, 2013 09:22
In 1972, Native American inmates filed a federal lawsuit that resulted in a 1974 agreement under which prison officials agreed to allow the inmates access to medicine men and ceremonial tobacco and to hold religious ceremonies, among other things.
Sep 22, 2012 Lincoln (NE) Journal Star
added Sep 23, 2012 18:52
Shortly after last week's ruling that a load of untaxed cigarettes seized by state police should be returned to its owner, an appeal questioning that decision was filed. The appeal by St. Lawrence County District Attorney Nicole M. DuvÃ© and Assistant Di
Jul 2, 2012 Watertown (NY) Daily Times
added Jul 2, 2012 11:59
New York officials are holding on to a truckload of untaxed Indian-made cigarettes they seized, challenging the recent order of a state judge who said the state had to give them back.
Jul 2, 2012 AP - Associated Press
added Jul 2, 2012 11:54
The Seneca Nation of Indians tells Channel 2 they are aware of the construction work and want to stress that they have no role in the effort. "Although we know the reason for his actions, we look for a safe resolution addressing this situation," the sta
Mar 30, 2018 News Radio 930 WBEN (Buffalo, NY)
added Apr 17, 2018 15:57
to affirm a $247 million penalty against United Parcel Service Inc. for helping to move untaxed cigarettes from tribal lands, saying UPS’ request to drastically reduce its penalty was based on meritless claims of immunity. UPS has argued the maximum san
Feb 24, 2018 Law360
added Feb 24, 2018 00:16
An exhibition at the Wolfsonian-FIU tracks romantic and racist stereotypes of native cultures in European tobacco advertising from the 1880s to the 1940s.
Feb 2, 2018 Hyperallergic
added Feb 5, 2018 01:30
[Kentucky, New York] Ex-Seneca Nation leader Bergal Mitchell sentenced to probation in golf course land deal
Arcara pointed to his cooperation with prosecutors, most notably in a fraud case involving untaxed overseas cigarettes in Kentucky. Mitchell testified at a trial that ended with several convictions and a $19 million judgment for the government.
Aug 12, 2016 Buffalo (NY) News
added Aug 12, 2016 20:09
A Native American cigarette manufacturer was awarded summary judgment July 21 in New York federal court on most federal cigarette tax claims filed against it by the State of New York but lost summary judgment on state law claims for failure to sell unsta
Jul 26, 2016 Lexis Nexis
added Jul 27, 2016 03:33