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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

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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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SSM Health Care Won’t Hire Smokers

The organization says it wants to improve the health of its employees and set an example.

06/17/2011

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