Headlines Tagged with TribesSuit — 238 headlines found
urged a Washington federal judge Tuesday to make Native American-owned King Mountain Tobacco Co. cough up more than $6.4 million in payments under the Fair and Equitable Tobacco Reform Act, saying the extensive record in the government’s suit backs its ca
Jul 6, 2016 Law360
added Jul 7, 2016 17:46
asked a federal judge for a win on their claim that United Parcel Service Inc. knowingly violated a deal to block deliveries of untaxed cigarettes from Native American reservations, saying undisputed facts show UPS went afoul of the agreement.
Jun 27, 2016 Law360
added Jun 28, 2016 19:50
[Canada] TWO INDIVIDUALS ASSESSED MORE THAN $2 MILLION IN FINES, PENALTIES FOR POSSESSION, SALE OF CONTRABAND TOBACCO
Craig Blacksmith, the owner of asmoke shop at Dakota Plains First Nation and Tammy Walters, a shop employee, were fined on a number of charges stemming from a 2014 seizureby the RCMP and provincial taxation investigatorsof 951,225 non-Manitoba marked cig
Jun 17, 2016 Manitoba Government (ca)
added Jun 21, 2016 16:28
reaffirmed that while a treaty with an Indian tribe and Indian law bar the taxation of reservation land, they do not block the imposition of sales taxes on cigarettes sold on reservations to non-Indians
Jun 14, 2016 Lexis Nexis
added Jun 14, 2016 16:10
the plaintiffs have presented “sufficient factual matter to raise triable issue as to whether UPS is entitled to exemption under the PACT Act” (The State of New York, et al. v. United...
Jun 13, 2016 Lexis Nexis
added Jun 14, 2016 16:08
UPS can’t duck claims alleging it illegally shipped huge quantities of untaxed cigarettes from Native American reservations, a New York federal judge ruled Friday, rejecting the package carrier’s claim that it was exempt from federal and state laws agains
Jun 13, 2016 Law360
added Jun 14, 2016 16:01
Authorities said Tuesday they have proof UPS knowingly shipped about 700,000 cartons of untaxed cigarettes from Native American reservations to consumers and smoke shops from 2010 to 2014, even though they had agreed more than a decade ago to stop.
Jun 7, 2016 AP - Associated Press
added Jun 7, 2016 20:35
The Keweenaw Bay Indian Community on Friday hit state officials with a lawsuit in Michigan federal court, accusing the state of levying taxes in violation of federal and state laws, unlawfully seizing its property and infringing on its sovereign immunity.
May 23, 2016 Law360
added May 25, 2016 04:11
The city and state of New York suffered a partial loss Tuesday when a federal judge ruled they had not adequately supported certain claims alleging UPS illegally shipped huge quantities of untaxed cigarettes from Native American reservations but gave them
Apr 19, 2016 Law360
added Apr 20, 2016 03:52
affirmed a lower court ruling tossing a Native American man’s constitutional challenge to a law allowing states to collect taxes on Internet tobacco sales, saying that he ran little risk of federal prosecution over unpaid taxes and a ruling on the law...
Apr 5, 2016 Law360
added Apr 6, 2016 16:51