Headlines Tagged with TribesSuit — 238 headlines found
This case involves the ongoing illegal sale and shipment of contraband cigarettes. Defendants Grand River Enterprises Six Nations, Ltd. ("Grand River". or "GRE") and Native Wholesale Supply Co., Inc. ("Native Wholesale", or "NWS") have sold and shipped, a
Mar 4, 2013 DocumentCloud.org
added Mar 4, 2013 16:32
Attorney General Eric Schneiderman filed suit against a major supplier of a very popular line of native-brand cigarettes on Monday.
Mar 4, 2013 Albany (NY) Times Union blogs
added Mar 4, 2013 16:30
Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman announced today that his office has filed a lawsuit against two companies for illegally selling contraband cigarettes without paying the required state excise taxes. The lawsuit, which is the result of an ongoing inve
Mar 4, 2013 New York State Attorney General
added Mar 4, 2013 16:26
Attorney General Eric Schneiderman is escalating a crackdown on major suppliers of cigarettes to Native American stores in New York. He is planning to file federal and state charges against a key supplier based in Canada, and against a Seneca Indian Nati
Mar 3, 2013 Albany (NY) Times-Union
added Mar 3, 2013 13:24
Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman is expected to file a lawsuit Monday morning targeting a cigarette plant on the Six Nations of the Grand River Indian reservation near Hamilton, Ont., and a Seneca businessman working with the Canadian operation to s
Mar 3, 2013 Buffalo (NY) News
added Mar 3, 2013 11:07
A Yakama tribal cigarette manufacturer could be on the hook for some $30 million in federal tobacco taxes under a recent federal court ruling. Delbert Wheeler, owner of King Mountain Tobacco in White Swan, along with the Yakama Nation, sought an order i
Feb 22, 2013 Vancouver (WA) Columbian
added Feb 22, 2013 10:49
After ruling last year that the South Dakota prison system violated the rights of incarcerated Native American tribe members when it imposed a blanket ban on all inmate tobacco use, a federal judge has issued guidelines regarding appropriate use.
Feb 21, 2013 Thomson Reuters
added Feb 21, 2013 16:54
A ruling by a federal judge in Spokane could open a Yakama Nation tobacco company to tens of millions of dollars in tax liability.
Feb 19, 2013 AP - Associated Press
added Feb 19, 2013 18:37
A federal judge has dismissed an action alleging Nebraska prison officials reneged on a 2005 agreement to accommodate religious and cultural needs of Native inmates. The ruling by U.S. District Judge Warren Urbom stemmed from a complaint filed in August
Feb 6, 2013 Lincoln (NE) Journal Star
added Feb 16, 2013 22:29
A case currently pending before the Idaho Supreme Court could establish new precedent regarding a State’s authority to regulate tribal tobacco sales.
Jan 26, 2013 Tobacco Law blog— Troutman Sanders LLP
added Jan 28, 2013 23:06