Daily Archives: October 25, 2010

NY cigarette tax law stopped

UTICA, N.Y. – Judges in two separate federal courts in New York have issued rulings stopping the state from collecting taxes on cigarettes sold to non-Indians on sovereign tribal land.

Mad Men as an Echo of Reality

‘Mad Men’
THESE days, BBDO has two client rosters. One is composed of the clients the agency actually handles, and the other lists the clients that the agency handles in the make-believe world of “Mad Men.”

House ‘snapshot’ under influence of tobacco bloc

SYDNEY—Tobacco control advocate Mary Assunta needed only to sit through a congressional meeting in the Philippines to feel the forces at work against her cause in a country where over 17 million people or almost a third of the adult population smoke.

Why Stephen Harper refuse to put new health warnings on cigarette packages

Stephen Harper’s Conservative government refuses to give an honest, reasonable explanation about why it’s refusing to put new health warnings on cigarette packages.