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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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Virginia Police Bust Migrant Gang Smuggling Cigarettes for $30 Million

alleged criminals included a diverse set of migrants from Iraq, Egypt, Morocco, and Mauritania...smuggling was also tied to many other crimes...allegedly stole rental cars...media outlets have downplayed police statements that the suspects are foreign nat
breitbart.com
added May 11, 2017 19:45
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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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[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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[Virginia] McAuliffe scrutinizes tobacco commission

Gov. Terry McAuliffe’s administration has sent a letter to the Virginia Tobacco Indemnification and Community Revitalization Commission calling on the commission to provide a detailed account of its spending over the past five years.
Richmond (VA) Times-Dispatch
added Feb 26, 2014 14:36
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