Headlines Tagged with Washington — 3,158 headlines found
People in our state are getting peppered with claims that they can sign up to receive their share of a tobacco lawsuit settlement...The catch is, to learn how to claim a settlement, consumers must buy a subscription that costs up to $129.
Jun 15, 2017 AP - Associated Press
added Jun 16, 2017 13:44
Washington state residents are getting peppered with claims that they can sign up to receive their share of tobacco lawsuit settlement, according to the state Attorney General’s Office. “This is a scam,” Tuesday’s news release bluntly reads.
Jun 14, 2017 The Olympian (WA)
added Jun 14, 2017 13:42
The online advertisements say that consumers can receive “guaranteed” tax-free payments of $2,300 every month – forever. However, in order to learn how to supposedly claim a portion of the tobacco settlement, consumers need to purchase a subscription tha
Jun 13, 2017 Seattle (WA) Post-Intelligencer blogs
added Jun 15, 2017 00:02
[Washington] CONSUMER ALERT: AG FERGUSON WARNS CONSUMERS ABOUT DECEPTIVE TOBACCO SETTLEMENT ADVERTISEMENTS
numerous inquiries about advertisements telling consumers that they can sign up to receive payments from the Tobacco Master Settlement Agreement. This is a scam...The order form asks consumers for their personal information and a credit card number. The A
Jun 13, 2017 Office of the Attorney General (WA)
added Jun 14, 2017 13:45
Smoking will be banned starting Aug. 15 at Kent city parks. The City Council unanimously approved the ban on Tuesday night. The council’s Parks and Human Services Committee on May 18 unanimously approved an ordinance restricting smoking and tobacco use.
Jun 8, 2017 Kent (WA) Reporter
added Jun 10, 2017 21:21
Atlantic Casualty Insurance Co. on Friday asked a Washington federal court to let it off the hook in defending a Spokane vape shop in a suit alleging one of its e-cigarettes exploded in a woman’s mouth... a gruesome injury after an e-cig she purchased at
Jun 5, 2017 Law360
added Jun 5, 2017 20:49
THIS special legislative session, Washington state lawmakers have an opportunity to be public health heroes. By raising the legal age to buy tobacco products from 18 to 21 we can save lives and money in Washington state.
May 24, 2017 Seattle (WA) Times
added May 25, 2017 01:16
A Washington federal judge on Thursday freed three law enforcement agents from a suit with which Native American tribe members had attempted to block criminal prosecution for illegal cigarette sales on tribal land, marking the dismissal of the last remain
May 12, 2017 Law360
added May 13, 2017 00:01
For many vape store owners, it’s not just a business but a mission, a way to help others stop smoking, as they have. Yet the looming F.D.A. deadline has upended the industry and left many business operators frustrated and confused. Kim Thompson has owne
May 10, 2017 New York Times
added May 10, 2017 16:21
members have blasted a bid to dismiss the three remaining defendants in their Washington federal court suit seeking to block criminal prosecution for illegal cigarette sales on Indian land, rejecting the contention that two state agents have immunity sinc
May 2, 2017 Law360
added May 3, 2017 23:27