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[Virginia] NEW YORK TAX EVASION CASE SHOWS THAT STATE ATTEMPTS TO BAN ‘BUTTLEGGING’ AREN’T JUST SMOKE AND MIRRORS

The UPS case illustrates “how far some companies must go to police the activities of their customers in an era when online sales have greatly increased the number of packages being shipped,” in the words of Bloomberg News’ Erik Larson. The March opinion
Bloomberg BNA (Bureau of National Affairs)
added Jun 1, 2017 02:37
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[Virginia] Altria Group CEO touts 'outstanding year' for company, addresses company's critics

While about 50 teenagers demonstrated outside, the top executive for tobacco giant Altria Group Inc. told its shareholders Thursday that the company had “another outstanding year” in 2016. “Our business fundamentals remain strong,” said Martin J. Barrin
Richmond (VA) Times-Dispatch
added May 19, 2017 05:30
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Justices Unanimously Reverse Ex-Virginia Governor’s Public Corruption Conviction

. The court sent the case back to the trial judge to decide whether there was enough evidence that McDonnell’s conduct fell under the new definition of “official acts.” If so, the judge could order a new trial. If not, the charges will be dismissed.
Law.com
added Jun 27, 2016 22:16
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[Virginia] 22nd Century Group Inc (NYSEMKT:XXII) To Push For National Nicotine Reduction Policy

company CEO, Henry Sicignano III, would be participating in the 101st Annual Meeting of the Tobacco Merchants Association....“The Future of Nicotine”...the VP of Japan Tobacco International, Jacques Coffeng and a senior VP of NJOY Inc, David Graham would
MMj Reporter
added May 10, 2016 14:30
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[Virginia] Makers of Marlboro Laying Off Workers to Invest in More Vaping

When asked during the call what the company planned to do with the $300 million in savings, [Chief Executive Marty] Barrington declined to offer specifics but did say the company continues to invest in “reduced harm products” such as electronic cigarette
Gizmodo
added Jan 29, 2016 03:04
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[Kentucky, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia] Tobacco-Control Policies in Tobacco-Growing States: Where TobaccoWas King [FREE FULL TEXT]

Master Settlement Agreement,...the 2004 tobacco-quota buyout, and the companies’ increasing use of foreign tobacco led to a rift between the companies and tobacco farmers.  In 2003, the first comprehensive smoke-free local law was passed in a major tobac
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Sep 13, 2015 13:40
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[Virginia] Altria shareholders reject three proposals

holders voted to defeat three stockholder proposals that had urged the Henrico County-based company to take action on farm labor issues and tobacco use among the poor. The company’s board of directors had opposed the proposals. During the annual meeting a
Richmond.com
added May 20, 2015 23:40
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[Virginia] THE CITY OF NEW YORK -against- DISCOUNT TOBACCO & THINGS, INC., and GABY Y. NOUHRA (PDF)

This is an action for injunctive relief, damages and penalties arising out of the defendant Discount Tobacco & Things, Inc. (“DT&T”) and Gaby Y. Nouhra’s (“Nouhra”) distribution of and conspiracy to distribute Virginia-stamped cigarettes into New York C
New York Lawyer
added Dec 18, 2014 07:27
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[Virginia] Smokers once again target of latest graphic anti-smoking campaign

Samuels and other smokers are the target of the Centers for Disease Control’s latest anti-smoking campaign, “Tips From Former Smokers.” The campaign will include an update from Terrie Hall, the North Carolina anti-smoking advocate who was diagnosed with
WTVR TV 6 (Richmond, VA)
added Jun 29, 2014 02:49
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[Virginia] The Tobacco Company Club gives up the tobacco

Official Press Release. For over 36 years, guests have been puffing, imbibing, and dancing their cares away on the only dance floor to be found downtown at The Tobacco Company Club. Up until one week ago, The Tobacco Company Club, Richmond’s landmark en
RVANews (Richmond, VA)
added Apr 30, 2014 23:48
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