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Supreme Court declined Tuesday to hear a petition filed by a unit of R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co., meaning there could be a resolution this year to a 13-year-old lawsuit led by Richard Tatum of Winston-Salem against the RJR Pension Investment committee. Tatu
Jul 2, 2015 Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
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Smoking was banned inside WA’s prison buildings in 2008, but is still allowed in outdoor areas, and the union says there’s a problem with inmates smoking in their cells, especially at night.
Jun 29, 2015 The Australian (au)
added Jun 29, 2015 12:59
The legacy Commonwealth-Altadis unit is eliminating about 150 job positions in Fort Lauderdale, according to a Worker Adjustment and Retraining Notification Act notice filed with the Florida Commerce Department.
Jun 17, 2015 Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
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has notified state officials that it will lay off 150 people in Fort Lauderdale. Its brands include USA Gold, Montclair, Dutch Masters, Backwoods and Phillies. The company has 215 employees in Fort Lauderdale. Only its Premium handcrafted and handrolled
Jun 16, 2015 Ft. Lauderdale (FL) Sun-Sentinel
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G on Friday took over the Lorillard operations and workforce, including its Greensboro headquarters and plant, which Reynolds American Inc. didn't acquire as part of its $29.25 billion purchase of Lorillard. Reynolds essentially bought Newport, the No. 2
Jun 18, 2015 Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
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Lawsuits has been filed against five tobacco farms in Kentucky by migrant workers claiming they were paid insufficient wages and forced to live in deplorable conditions despite being hired through the federal H-2A program.
Jun 10, 2015 Farm World
added Jun 11, 2015 10:49
More than a dozen corrections officers who work at the Cumberland County Jail in Portland brought their contract negotiation grievances before county commissioners Monday night, their chief concern being the loss of a shack on jail property where officer
Jun 9, 2015 Portland (ME) Press-Herald
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Asking for the solicitor general’s view “says a lot more about the Supreme Court’s interest and the likelihood of certiorari being granted than what the solicitor general has to say about a case,” said Jeremy Blumenfeld, a Philadelphia-based partner at M
Jun 9, 2015 Pensions & Investments Magazine
added Jun 9, 2015 12:18
The judge’s decision was the final legal hurdle to a megadeal announced in July 2014 and currently valued at more than $29 billion. Reynolds is essentially buying Newport, the top-selling U.S. menthol brand and No. 2 overall brand.
Jun 8, 2015 Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Jun 8, 2015 18:45
But it's still not clear exactly how safe the 1,350 jobs at Lorillard's plant on Market Street in Greensboro are. Newport is currently made at Lorillard's Greensboro factory, but production will shift to Reynolds' Tobaccoville plant by 2017.
May 28, 2015 Business Journal of the Greater Triad Area
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