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[Wisconsin] Cigarette Rolling Machines Fired Back Up After Judge Ruling

The owner of Rib Mountain Liquor and Tobacco Outlet says a judge granted a temporary restraining order today allowing them to fire up the machines again.
WSAW CBS 7 (Wausau, WI)
added Aug 18, 2012 19:43
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[Wisconsin] New law cripples roll-your-own cigarette shops

Save on Cigarettes owner Nick Patel, who has one shop in Racine and one in Mount Pleasant, said his sales were slashed by at least 90 percent when the Federal Transportation Funding Act was signed into law July 6. The act essentially defines retail shop
Racine (WI) Journal Times
added Jul 15, 2012 12:54
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[Wisconsin] Roll-your-own cigarettes move toward taxation at The Assembly Room

Dane County Circuit Judge John Markson denied an injunction request from The Assembly Room Inc., which operates the private, nonprofit club in Menomonee Falls. The Assembly Room, which opened in November, offers a no-alcohol social outlet for adults who
Milwaukee (WI) Journal-Sentinel
added Feb 16, 2013 22:44
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[Wisconsin] Roll-Your-Own: Good News for Smokers, Upsetting to Others

Patch.org
added May 9, 2012 15:17
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[Wisconsin] LETTER: Bob Suh: Tax other tobacco products same as cigarettes

Even though we have seen a decrease in cigarette smoking, we have seen an alarming increase in the use of Other Tobacco Products (OTPs) among youth. Examples of OTPs include chewing tobacco, little cigars, snus and snuff. These products do not fit under
(Madison, WI) Capital Times
added Sep 17, 2013 11:25
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[Wisconsin] Prohibition's goal: Build cigar culture

Prohibition Spirits and Cigar Lounge, 159 N. Broadway... “We want to bring that whole lounge atmosphere to a lot more people,” Sherman said. “It’s definitely a growth area. A lot of of people try it out and find they can enjoy a premium cigar while relaxi
Green Bay (WI) Press-Gazette
added Aug 8, 2015 13:53
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[Wisconsin] Snuffed out: Area smoke shops adjust to ban on roll-your-own machines

Craig Squires said he and partner Josh Winrich shuttered their Holy Smokes store at 4010 Mormon Coulee Road after losing about $5,000 in a month without the machine. They hope to obtain a liquor license later this week to help keep their remaining Nor
La Crosse (WI) Tribune
added Sep 11, 2012 12:49
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[Wisconsin] Oshkosh once home to booming cigar industry

Larry Spanbauer, a local historian and secretary of the Oshkosh Memorabilia Club, has discovered a little known fact about Oshkosh - it once had a booming cigar industry. After two years of research, he recently published a book detailing how Oshkosh ma
Washington Times
added Mar 30, 2015 21:02
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[Wisconsin] Sheboygan cigar-making industry once was smoking

Tobacco was first grown by enterprising Wisconsin settlers in 1844 in Walworth County. Twenty years later, the Civil War boosted the popularity of cigars in the state, but it was ultimately the significant German immigrant population that created a huge
Sheboygan (WI) Press
added Apr 25, 2015 12:31
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[Wisconsin] Local tobacconist founds international group for women cigar afficionadas

Mary Lynn Kane vows to change the cigar industry...Under the auspices of the group she founded five years ago – the International Women's Cigar Society (IWCS) – she conducted a first-of-its-kind survey earlier this year of women cigar smokers in the U.S.
OnMilwaukee.com
added Aug 25, 2014 13:01
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