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[Virginia] South Boston author remembers 'When Tobacco was Good'

In his recently released book, “Once Upon A Time…When Tobacco was Good,” Mills tells of a time in the not so distant past when being in the business of raising tobacco was a very, prestigious and much sought after way of earning a living. A few proud p
South Boston (VA) Gazette-Virginian
added Apr 8, 2013 09:23
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[Virginia] Prosecutor seeks to drop case against accused cigarette trafficker defendant

A federal prosecutor filed a motion last week to dismiss an indictment against the last of 10 defendants in a cigarette trafficking case, listing 180 counts and sums of money totaling $20.9 million. The case involved warehouses established by federal an
Northern Virginia Daily
added Mar 6, 2013 14:54
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[Virginia] Va. Senate approves ban on smoking in vehicle carrying children

The measure also includes a $100 fine for anyone found guilty. The bill was proposed by Sen. Ralph S. Northam (D-Norfolk), a pediatric neurologist who unsuccessfully pushed for similar legislation in 2011.
Washington Post
added Jan 31, 2013 18:46
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[Virginia] Sentencing for 2 firms, exec in Va cigarette case

Two Miami companies have been ordered to forfeit millions of dollars and their president has been sentenced to five years in prison for their roles in the trafficking of contraband cigarettes.
AP - Associated Press
added Oct 19, 2012 02:48
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[Virginia] Prosecutor: cigarette cases didn't proceed because of officer investigations

Charges weren't filed because officers being investigated were key witnesses
Newport News (VA) Daily Press
added Oct 6, 2012 13:45
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[Virginia] Va., feds aim to crack down on cigarette smuggling

Richmond (VA) Times-Dispatch
added Sep 5, 2012 17:16
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[Virginia] 2012 Shareholder Meetings

Virginia GASP
added Jun 23, 2012 10:15
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[Virginia] Red Pinkerton: Second-hand smoke ruins old town business

Manassas (VA) News & Messenger
added May 17, 2012 17:45
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[New York, Virginia] ‘I Smell Cash’: How the A.T.F. Spent Millions Unchecked

documents tell a bizarre story of how federal agents set up shop inside a southern Virginia tobacco business, and treated its bank account as their own... Mr. Lesnak specialized in investigating tobacco smuggling, one of the A.T.F.’s core missions. Thoug
New York Times
added Sep 12, 2017 11:04
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[Virginia] Couple sentenced for massive cigarette trafficking operation based in Wyndham home

prosecutors say oversaw a multimillion-dollar cigarette trafficking operation will each be incarcerated and have to pay tens of thousands of dollars in civil penalties, a judge ruled Wednesday. Prosecutor Michael Feinmel said Qiuyue Chen, 36, was the mai
Richmond (VA) Times-Dispatch
added May 11, 2017 20:04
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