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[Virginia] FDA’s tobacco head plans to move quickly on industry issues

“You all make a lawful product,” Mitch Zeller, director of the FDA’s Center For Tobacco Products, told those attending the Tobacco Merchants Association annual meeting in Williamsburg. “Our job is to regulate the manufacture, sale and marketing of the t
Richmond (VA) Times-Dispatch
added May 17, 2013 10:20
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[Virginia] Cigar lounge owner isn't blowing smoke

Emir Kobak and wife Nil launched Mona Lounge & Cigar Bar, a smoking lounge, Mediterranean restaurant and music venue ... Kobak invested about $250,000 in the startup. About half of that went toward the ventilation system, which he said is one of the most
Richmond (VA) BizSense
added Apr 8, 2013 08:33
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[Virginia] Altria and other companies settle 400 smoker lawsuits in Florida

Philip Morris has paid about $13.8 million in judgments in those Engle cases, according to the company’s annual report to shareholders filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on Wednesday. The company said it will record a charge against its re
Richmond.com
added Feb 26, 2015 07:58
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[Virginia] Altria and Walmart at odds over proposed Henrico County store

Altria Group Inc. and Walmart are at odds over the retailer's proposed store in the Reynolds Crossing office park. Altria, the parent company of Philip Morris USA, has its headquarters there. "We've expressed our concern, in particular, the impact on ve
Richmond (VA) Times-Dispatch
added Aug 1, 2012 09:45
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[New York, Virginia] A.G. Schneiderman Announces New Charges After Foiled Murder-for-hire Plot In Massive Eastern Seaboard Cigarette Trafficking Case

A.G. And NYPD Thwart Plot By Jailed Defendants In Cigarette Ring That Laundered More Than $55 Million In Illegal Proceeds; Dodged More Than $80 Million In New York Taxes Schneiderman: This New Indictment Is A Result Of Our Relentless Fight Against Organ
New York State Attorney General
added Oct 30, 2013 14:49
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[Virginia] Search warrant: cigarette smuggling in western Henrico home

NBC12 is learning more about a cigarette smuggling investigation happening right now in western Henrico. Police say they found cartons of cigarettes at a home in the 7500 block of Woodman Road last week. This is down the street from Moody Middle School.
WWBT NBC12 (Richmond, VA)
added May 18, 2013 07:40
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[Virginia] Altria planning 490 job cuts, with 200 to 250 in its Richmond-area operations

Altria Group Inc. is planning to eliminate about 490 jobs from its U.S. workforce in the next two months as the company seeks to save about $300 million a year by the end of 2017. About 200 to 250 of those job cuts will come from the company’s salaried w
Richmond.com
added Jan 29, 2016 03:01
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[New York, Virginia] Officials: Va.-NY cigarette scheme has Hamas links; 2 smuggling suspects held in Md. |

Authorities say some of the suspects charged in a Virginia-to-New York cigarette smuggling scheme have links to top officials of Hamas, the Islamist militant group that rules the Gaza Strip. New York law enforcers outlined the alleged links Thursday whi
AP - Associated Press
added May 17, 2013 10:31
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[New York] Officials: Virginia-NY Cigarette Smuggling Ring Has Terror Links

Investigators Trying To Determine Where Illicit Proceeds Ended Up
CBS New York - Ch. 2
added May 17, 2013 10:45
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[Virginia] Reducing tobacco use at Langley AFB

nearly 1,300 active duty U.S. Air Force airmen at Langley Air Force Base were documented as tobacco users, according to the Corporate Dental Application U.S. military Dental Data Status. In an attempt to reduce these numbers, using smoke and smokeless p
Defense Video & Imagery Distribution System (DVIDS)
added Mar 17, 2014 14:17
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