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[Canada, Virginia, West Virginia] Fahd Hamood Aljahaf and Muneer Kaid Khaled of New York sentenced in cigarette smuggling operation

collaborated to facilitate a trafficking network designed profit from the unlawful sale of contraband cigarettes. The defendants transported large quantities of cigarettes across state lines for redistribution and sale. The cigarettes were acquired in V
Indo-Canadian Voice (ca)
added May 18, 2016 19:35

[Virginia] Tobacco Tidbits From TMA Conference / Topics of taxation, regulation and cannabis drew responses.

the implementation of the act has been significant, Jim Solyst, vice president, federal governmental affairs at Swedish Match NA, said during "The Tobacco Control Act Seven Years Later" session.
Convenience Store News
added May 14, 2016 02:07

[Ireland, USA, Virginia] US politician seeks cigarette packet change

The governor of Virginia has written to Taoiseach Enda Kenny urging him to reject proposals to introduce plain cigarette packaging. In a letter three days ago, Governor Bob McDonnell said there were other proven ways to regulate the industry based on “s
Irish Times (ie)
added Dec 9, 2013 20:18

[Virginia] FDA's top tobacco regulator pledges 'fair' enforcement of products

“You all make a lawful product,” Mitch Zeller, director of the FDA’s Center for Tobacco Products, told those attending the Tobacco Merchants Association’s annual meeting in Williamsburg. “Our job is to regulate the manufacture, sale and marketing of the
Richmond (VA) Times-Dispatch
added May 16, 2013 14:24

[Virginia] 60% of cigarettes sold in New York are smuggled: report

The Tax Foundation said that 60.9% of cigarettes sold in New York State are smuggled in from other states. This makes New York the biggest importer of black market cigarettes, along with the state's highest tax rate of $4.35 per pack. That's compared to
added Jan 11, 2013 08:46

[Virginia] Man accused of stealing more than $800,000 from Richmond-based tobacco trade association

Federal authorities are accusing the co-founder of a tobacco trade association of stealing more than $833,000 from it over a five-year period. Ronald Tully, 57...the scheme, which victimized the Council of Independent Tobacco Manufacturers of America, be
Richmond (VA) Times-Dispatch
added Oct 6, 2017 02:49

[New York, Virginia] Henrico Co. cigarette bust: More than $10 million funneled into smuggling operation

Police shut down a multi-million dollar cigarette trafficking ring...documents on the case read like a movie script....spent more than $10 million dollars on cigarettes in the Richmond area, then paid people to run the tobacco up I-95 to the Big Apple. C
WRIC Channel 8 (Richmond, VA)
added May 6, 2016 19:43

[Arizona, Indiana, Virginia] Altria expanding electronic cigarette sales to a second state

Altria, which is selling electronic cigarettes in about 3,000 stores in Indiana, plans to expand sales to about 2,000 stores in Arizona in December.
Richmond (VA) Times-Dispatch
added Oct 25, 2013 01:43

Cigarette companies settle dispute over payments to 17 states, including Virginia

Under the agreement announced late Tuesday, the states, including Virginia, each will receive their share of about $4 billion that was paid into a disputed payments account. In return, Philip Morris USA, R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. and Lorillard Inc. will
Richmond (VA) Times-Dispatch
added Dec 19, 2012 12:12

[Virginia] 4 men sentenced in Va. cigarette smuggling case, more than $8M in restitution to be paid

AP - Associated Press
added May 15, 2012 12:54
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