Daily Archives: March 2, 2011

Women take up smoking as they get more power

GIVING women more political and economic control increases female smoking rates, a new study revealed yesterday.power women smoking

Idaho reservations may see tobacco tax hike

BOISE, Idaho – Support among Idaho lawmakers for a proposed increase in the state’s tobacco tax could hinge on whether tribal ihaho reservationretailers agree to impose the same tax on cigarettes sold at stores on reservations across the state.

Tobacco Retailers Will be Charged for Selling Tobacco To Underage Shoppers

Tobacco control officials in Niagara declare that they won’t permit retailers sell tobacco products to young people.
A recent report demonstrated that officers are distributing fewer warnings to retailers but charging with those who interfere in provincial law banning the sale of cigarettes to young people aged 19 and under.

Golden LEAF’s funds coveted

ROCKY MOUNT — Tucked away unobtrusively in a modern one-story stone, brick and glass building in this traditional tobacco town is one of the oddest governmental animals in the country - a cash cow in a time of austerity.