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Study: Sin taxes actually cause illegal behavior


When smokes are outlawed, only outlaws…

CDC says this $54 million Obamacare effort was super successful

Anti Smoking NYC.JPEG

Agency announces results of a graphic ad campaign

Tom Cotton at Harvard: Hated libertarians, praised Bill Clinton

Tom Cotton. Associated Press

Harvard man wanted to ban lots of stuff, supported paternal government, liked Bill Clinton

Obama says he will pay for preschool by raising taxes on tobacco products

‘It’s the right thing to do’

Big tobacco stubs out e-cigarette competitors

A customer is assisted by a salesperson

As electronic cigarette market heats up, R.J. Reynolds teams up with health nannies to stifle smaller rivals

'Completely libertarian' Jeremy Irons says no to Bloomberg's nanny state

Jeremy Irons

Oscar winner calls soda ban ‘very, very dangerous’

City forces Minnesota soda shop to pull fake cigarettes

candy cigs

White candy sticks with red tips were the store’s most popular item

State-funded study: Cigarette tax hurts New York's poor most - TheDC

New York Cigarette Tax

‘It may be that raising taxes does not work well for low-income smokers’

Obama administration to push for eliminating smoking on college campuses - TheDC

Marlboro Cigarettes

HHS assistant secretary: ‘We are witnessing a public health evolution to make smoking history’

Smoking down as tobacco profits soar - TheDCNF


Cigarette smoking has dropped most sharply among young adults

Philip Morris innovates cigarettes - Business Insider


Leading cigarette manufacturer innovates the cigarette as the product’s demand falls

Illinois boosts cigarette tax, police promise to hammer evaders - TheDC


Authorities may demand online suppliers’ customer lists, send them a bill for unpaid taxes

Californians vote Tuesday on proposal to double cigarette tax - TheDC

California Tobacco Tax

Michael Bloomberg, unsurprisingly, donated a lot of money to support the ballot initiative

Forth Worth to ban the hiring of smokers? - TheDC


Fort Worth city council briefed on proposal to ban the hiring of smokers

WH insists on controversial cigarette images, despite judge's ruling - TheDC

Smoking Graphic Images

Judge rules that the graphic images violated free speech

Romney admits tasting beer and trying cigarettes, once! - TheDC

Mitt Romney

As a Mormon, Romney does not drink alcohol or smoke, but admits to trying both ‘as a wayward teenager’

Federal judge blocks graphic cigarette labels - Reuters

FDA labels

Judge rules graphic warnings likely unconstitutional because they compel speech in violation of the First Amendment

ATF priorities: Smuggle guns to drug cartels, arrest cigarette smugglers - TheDC


Bureau averages 131 tobacco smuggling investigations per year while allowing 2,000 guns to be smuggled to Mexican cartels

Have cigarette tax increases fallen out of fashion? - TheDC


‘From 2003-2007, 16 of 59 tobacco tax hikes fell short of revenue projections’

FDA continues its war on smokers - TheDC

FDA Warning

Agency unveils nine graphic health warnings that will be required to be on every pack of cigarettes