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Winnebago Tribe: Nebraska Colluding With Big Tobacco To Regulate Cigarette Sales ($$)

In settling claims by the tobacco industry that it had not diligently enforced its escrow statute, the state of Nebraska accepted terms that “violate principles of federal Indian law, invade tribal sovereignty, discriminate against tribes, and illegally
Lexis Nexis
added Apr 29, 2018 18:00
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Nebraska's Tobacco Regulations Unconstitutional, Tribe Says ($$)

Two subsidiaries of Ho-Chunk Inc., the economic development arm of the Winnebago Tribe of Nebraska, that manufacture and resell tobacco products filed the complaint last Friday, saying the state was trying to regulate tobacco on tribal lands because Big
Law360
added Apr 25, 2018 10:26
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Ho-Chunk entities sue Nebraska officials over tobacco laws

The state of Nebraska's efforts to regulate the Winnebago Tribe's production of tobacco products on its reservation are not only unconstitutional, a federal lawsuit says, but are an attack on the tribe's sovereignty and an effort by large tobacco manufac
Lincoln (NE) Journal Star
added Apr 24, 2018 16:23
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[New York] Seneca Cigarette Tax Dispute Triggers Work on Possible New Thruway Exit

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
News Radio 930 WBEN (Buffalo, NY)
added Apr 17, 2018 15:57
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[New York] In the Matter of the Petition : of : ERW ENTERPRISES, INC. and Eric White d/b/a ERW Wholesale (PDF)

The petitions of ERW Enterprises, Inc., and Eric White d/b/a ERW Wholesale are hereby denied, and the notices of determination, dated December 16, 2014 and December 19, 2014, respectively, are sustained.
New York State Tax Appeals and Tax Appeals Tribunal
added Apr 17, 2018 10:36
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[New York] In the Matter of the Petition : of : ERW ENTERPRISES, INC. and Eric White d/b/a ERW Wholesale (PDF)

The petitions of ERW Enterprises, Inc., and Eric White d/b/a ERW Wholesale are hereby denied, and the notices of determination, dated December 16, 2014 and December 19, 2014, respectively, are sustained.
New York State Tax Appeals and Tax Appeals Tribunal
added Apr 17, 2018 10:36
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[New York] VIDEO: Is a Seneca businessman really building a Thruway off ramp?

We can confirm that on March 15 an administrative law judge issued a ruling which upheld fines totaling $2.4 million against White and one of his enterprises for allegedly selling and unstamped -and therefore untaxed - cigarettes in 2012. White had clai
WGRZ-TV NBC CHANNEL 2 (Buffalo, NY)
added Apr 17, 2018 10:21
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[New York] Seneca cigarette tax dispute causes businessman to build possible new Thruway exit in Western NY

Eric White, the owner of Big Indian Smoke Shop in Irving, is taking steps to build his own off-ramp that leads to his smoke shop. White is a member of the Seneca Nation of Indians. He's reportedly building the ramp as part of a personal protest after lo
Syracuse (NY) Post-Standard
added Apr 17, 2018 10:17
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VIDEO: Winnebago Tribe of Nebraska's long-smoldering cigarette dispute with feds heats up

“They have wanted the documents, I think … so they can create problems for us with other states,’’ Monaghan said last week. “Every state deals with this issue of taxation and distribution (of cigarettes manufactured on Indian land). The ATF, I think, was
Omaha (NE) World Herald
added Mar 14, 2018 22:52
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[Canada] California Attorney General Files Lawsuit Against Non-Participating Manufacturer

the lawsuit requests that the court to prohibit Grand River from selling any brand of cigarettes, directly or indirectly, to consumers in California until the manufacturer has remedied its violations by paying the sum it owes, including civil penalties an
Tobacco Law blog— Troutman Sanders LLP
added Mar 11, 2018 21:50
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