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Ciagrettes in Illinois Going Up a Buck a Pack

The dollar-per-pack increase will apply to cigarettes and a few other smoking devices, but not chewing tobacco or “moist snuff”.

05/30/2012

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Missouri AG Pushes Anti-Tobacco Message

Chris Koster says movie producers should restrict depictions of tobacco use,

05/11/2012

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Baseball Card Sets $$$$$ Record

The Honus Wagner card was sold for one-million, 232-thousand, 466 dollars.

04/20/2012

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Cigarette Butts #1 Littered Item on Missouri Roads

10.9 billion cigarettes were bought in Missouri last year, 11.6 billion in Illinois.

04/19/2012

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Inmate Draws More Time in Smuggling Scheme

A federal prison inmate has been ordered to spend an additional two and a half years behind bars for his role in a scheme to smuggle cigarettes in to the prison.

01/27/2012

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St. Louis Lawmaker Sponsors Cigarette, Booze And Internet Tax

St. Louis area Representative Jamilla Nasheed says in order to balance the shrinking state budget several new taxes need to be considered.

01/12/2012

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Measure Would Raise MO Cigarette Tax

Ladue lawmaker also seeks to end income tax for the poor.

01/11/2012

Billy Ray Fowler (Provided photo)

Man Charged in 7-11 Robbery

Suspect threatened to break clerk’s phone-dialing finger

12/07/2011

FDA Examines Menthol Cigarettes, With Possible Ban In Sight

FDA Could Ban Menthol Cigarettes

The FDA can’t ban nicotine or tobacco, but can limit what goes into products.

06/27/2011

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Missouri Contemplates New Tobacco Tax

The tax would target primarily smaller companies that sell cigarettes at the cheapest prices.

06/27/2011

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