Headlines Tagged with Tribes — 3,709 headlines found
I asked the officer: “If I’m not able to purchase these cigarettes, why is the store allowed to sell them to me?” His said it was because “they can get away with it.” . . . I might come out of this having to do some jail time but I don’t care. I will n
Oct 20, 2012 Thunder Bay (Ont) Chronicle-Journal (ca)
added Oct 20, 2012 19:37
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
Miller said evidence found at the scene made it "quite obvious" that the fire was deliberately set, but he referred all other questions about the investigation and building damage to police.
Dec 28, 2016 Hamilton (Ont) Spectator (ca)
added Dec 28, 2016 18:09
Haudenosaunee Confederacy Chiefs Council has approved a draft law to allow the Six Nations' tobacco industry to self-regulate as a way to combat new laws criminalizing unregulated tobacco trafficking. The confederacy voted Feb. 7 to approve the draft law
Feb 13, 2015 Hamilton (Ont) Spectator (ca)
added Feb 13, 2015 16:41
The court rejected defendant Rodney Morrison's claim that the circuit's decision to certify questions on the New York Tax Law on cigarettes to the state's highest court indicated the law under which he was prosecuted was unconstitutionally vague.
Jul 17, 2012 New York Law Journal
added Jul 17, 2012 06:10
The Mohawk Council of Kahnawake and Six Nations Police are refuting information released by the Sûreté du Québec (SQ) this morning, claiming up to 60 arrests in “Aboriginal organized crime” on their territories.
Apr 6, 2016 Two Row Times (ca)
added Apr 6, 2016 22:12
An unusual, $500-million class-action lawsuit by tobacco farmers that accuses the federal and Ontario governments of turning a blind eye to contraband tobacco, seriously undermining the legal cigarette industry in the process, has hit a brick wall.
Aug 15, 2012 National Post (ca)
added Aug 16, 2012 11:59
None of the Smoke Free Ontario Act, including smoking inside a restaurant or even an office, applies on First Nations reserves either — although some reserves have passed their own bylaws against smoking.
Jan 9, 2015 CBC News (ca)
added Jan 9, 2015 12:45
Enrolled members of federally recognized Indian tribes, as United States citizens, are subject to federal taxation unless explicitly exempted under federal law or by treaty. Fry v. United States, 557 F.2d 646, 647 (9th Cir. 1977). King Mountain is not exe
Feb 11, 2013 Leagle
added Feb 15, 2013 11:32
That man, Ian Tarbell, 43...was on federal probation for a 2014 conviction in U.S. District Court in Utica. Tarbell smuggled Polish nationals from the Canadian portion of St. Regis Mohawk Reservation to a Wal-Mart parking lot in Massena. He served a year
Apr 14, 2016 Batavia (NY) Daily News
added Apr 14, 2016 16:41