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[Wisconsin] Revenue Dept: Wis. residents must pay taxes on out-of-state cigarettes

The Journal Times asked a Wisconsin Department of Revenue spokeswoman whether the agency considers the purchase of cigarettes in another state, to be brought back into Wisconsin for use, to be smuggling. Assistant Deputy Secretary Jennifer Western respon
Racine (WI) Journal Times
added Apr 14, 2014 15:46
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[Wisconsin] Cigarette tax rate variations invite transport into state

The Journal Times asked a Wisconsin Department of Revenue spokeswoman whether the agency considers the purchase of cigarettes in another state, to be brought back into Wisconsin for use, to be smuggling. Assistant Deputy Secretary Jennifer Western respo
Racine (WI) Journal Times
added Apr 14, 2014 12:15
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[Wisconsin] Former Wood County jailer faces felony charge for chewing tobacco incident

Larson gave chewing tobacco to two inmates in the Wood County Jail. Tobacco products are banned in the jail. Wood County Sheriff Thomas Reichert said when it was brought to the administration’s attention Larson had violated what officials consider an imp
Wisconsin Rapids (WI) Daily Tribune
added Apr 9, 2014 07:18
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[Wisconsin] E-cigarette maker rolls out $20M marketing campaign

Victory Electronic Cigarettes Corporation in Nunica, near Grand Haven, is targeting consumers in the U.K. and west Europe with a marketing campaign focused on its Vapestick brand.
Grand Rapids (WI) Business Journal
added Apr 8, 2014 23:11
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[Wisconsin] Journal Times editorial: Keep e-cigarettes legal for now

In a free society, you don’t need a reason to make something legal. You need a reason to make something illegal. We may have that reason in the future, but we don’t have it now. Use of an e-cigarette is called “vaping.” Let adults chose to vape if they p
Racine (WI) Journal Times
added Mar 20, 2014 12:39
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[Wisconsin] Smoking ban clarification sought regarding e-cigarettes

But the way the law is written, “it’s a little bit murky,” said Assembly Speaker Rep. Robin Vos, R-Rochester. E-cigarettes are growing in popularity and the law should be cleared up to show they are legal, Vos said.
Racine (WI) Journal Times
added Mar 18, 2014 00:08
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[Wisconsin] Fred Risser gears up for another fight over smoking, this time with electronic cigarettes

Risser is concerned that the state is taking a step backwards in its fight against tobacco use. A Senate committee recently approved a bill that exempts electronic cigarettes from the state indoor smoking ban. E-cigarettes, which are now being marketed as
(Madison, WI) Capital Times
added Mar 17, 2014 00:30
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[Wisconsin] Changing the world for chain-smoking rats

Now 19, Turner is making a splash by taking on Philip Morris USA and demanding that the cigarette maker swear off animal testing of its products. He started a petition last week on Change.org, a website for people pushing for action of all kinds, and as
Milwaukee (WI) Journal-Sentinel
added Mar 12, 2014 00:31
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[Wisconsin] How American singles feel about love, dating and cigarettes [Infographic]

Match.com and Pfizer Inc teamed up to conduct a survey asking Match.com members what they think about dating, smoking and their preferences in a potential partner. The survey provided insights for a new program, “We Heart Quitters,” aimed at helping peopl
Milwaukee (WI) Journal-Sentinel
added Mar 11, 2014 14:45
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[Wisconsin] Debate continues on use of e-cigarettes

Some Wisconsin lawmakers are moving to pass legislation that would differentiate between electronic cigarettes and regular cigarettes to allow e-cigarettes to be smoked indoors despite the state's 2009 indoor smoking ban.
Janesville (WI) Gazette
added Mar 9, 2014 21:19
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