Headlines Tagged with Virginia — 3,556 headlines found
Mr. Kaine’s legislative victories as governor were few; he was stymied by Republicans when he tried to raise taxes, but persuaded lawmakers to pass a statewide smoking ban in restaurants, an achievement in a tobacco-growing state.
Jul 23, 2016 New York Times
added Jul 23, 2016 16:36
There has long been a black market for cigarettes in New York. Organized crime would distribute untaxed cartons -- which usually just "fell off a truck" -- at mob establishments. But the current commerce is more do-it-yourself, at least for now, police a
Jul 14, 2016 The Wall Street Journal Interactive Edition
added Jul 14, 2016 15:50
The Guardian just dove into this innovative usage for one of our most denigrated and despised crops, meeting some of the Virginia farmers who’ve been pulling an income from this new phenomenon.
Jul 12, 2016 GOOD Magazine
added Jul 13, 2016 16:11
State Police arrested the driver for allegedly bag after bag of more than 60,000 illegal cigarettes. John B. Fairchild faces a felony and misdemeanor count of possessing illegal cigarettes following his arrest in Upper Saucon Township. District Judge Jaco
Jul 11, 2016 WFMZ-TV Channel 69 (Allentown, PA)
added Jul 11, 2016 22:00
he noted that its use in the U.S. has dropped back to only 15 percent of the adult population, the second lowest level of any nation in the world (except for Australia) and that while he personally abhors its health risks, he said he could not speak for C
Jul 7, 2016 Falls Church (VA) News Press
added Jul 7, 2016 22:49
On Briar View Farms, first-generation tobacco grower Robert Mills hopes tobacco-based biofuel can spark a profitable future for tobacco growers. “With the uncertainty of tobacco, growers are always looking for new opportunities,” he says. Over the past
Jul 6, 2016 The Guardian (uk)
added Jul 7, 2016 12:46
another big week for the lions of the U.S. Supreme Court, where BigLaw teams took down a Texas abortion law and the corruption conviction of a former Virginia governor.
Jun 30, 2016 Law360
added Jul 1, 2016 19:56
Gov. Terry McAuliffe said Wednesday he sees little need for a second trial for former Gov. Bob McDonnell after this week's unanimous U.S. Supreme Court ruling that overturned McDonnell's bribery convictions.
Jun 29, 2016 Richmond (VA) Times-Dispatch
added Jun 29, 2016 20:10
Under a new Virginia law that goes into effect his Friday, July 1, adults will have to put out their cigarettes when in a car with a child eight years old or younger. The law states that anyone in a car with a child eight years old or younger who holds a
Jun 29, 2016 Christian Science Monitor
added Jun 29, 2016 20:08
the anti-smoking lobby has failed on one count – to sufficiently dent the fortunes of tobacco companies on the stock market. Despite the battering the UK stock market has taken since Friday’s Brexit announcement, shares in tobacco companies have risen. I
Jun 27, 2016 Law360
added Jun 29, 2016 14:11