Headlines Tagged with Tribes — 3,721 headlines found
The Onondaga Nation has joined the growing number of Indian tribes making their own cigarettes. The nation smokeshop in Nedrow has been giving away a free pack of "Eagles" cigarettes with the purchase of a carton of other brands.
Aug 31, 2012 Syracuse (NY) Post-Standard
added Sep 1, 2012 21:36
Ministry officials said it is believed that the growth of tobacco farms is due in part to the fact that some are selling their product to underground manufacturers. They said by registering each farm it will be easier to follow the leaf and the money.
Apr 23, 2015 Toronto (Ont) Star (ca)
added Apr 24, 2015 12:28
Cigarette manufacturer Grand River Enterprises has been ordered to pay nearly $30 million to the State of Arkansas for failing to set money aside in escrow in lieu of its participation in a master settlement agreement. The state's Attorney General's Offi
May 23, 2014 Brantford (Ont) Expositor (ca)
added May 24, 2014 09:40
A mother in Iqaluit wants to ban smoking inside all multi-dwelling residential buildings in Nunavut, where more than half the population over the age of 12 is said to smoke. Sharon Angnakak started an online petition earlier this month after she and her
Apr 14, 2015 CBC News (ca)
added Apr 21, 2015 14:30
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
Both were accused of possessing and selling non-Manitoba marked cigarettes and snuff at the shop, located southwest of Portage la Prairie, Man... It's not the first time Blacksmith has defied provincial authorities on the issue of tobacco sales. In 2012
Jun 17, 2016 CBC News (ca)
added Jun 19, 2016 11:39
alleges that GRE and Native Wholesale Supply "have sold, shipped, and distributed, and continue to sell, ship, and distribute, large quantities of unstamped and unreported cigarettes into the State of New York as part of a joint venture." The quantities o
Nov 28, 2014 Hamilton (Ont) Spectator (ca)
added Dec 2, 2014 18:59
The Union of Ontario Indians is taking umbrage with what it says an attempt by government and private agencies to “demonize” the legitimate manufacture of cigarettes in First Nations communities.
Aug 16, 2012 Thunder Bay (Ont) Chronicle-Journal (ca)
added Aug 16, 2012 22:09
National Coalition Against Contraband Tobacco will tour the province and turn the heat up on the Liberals until the Bill 44 hearings begin later this month. Though First Nations have a constitutionally guaranteed right to grow tobacco on reserves, their t
Aug 6, 2015 Montreal Gazette (ca)
added Aug 10, 2015 09:54
Canada's North is facing a health crisis, as skyrocketing cancer rates amongst its Indigenous peoples are far and away the highest in the world, according to a new international study. That result is, in part, due a total failure of the all levels of go
Jan 27, 2016 Vice.com
added Jan 28, 2016 20:21