Posted by: audreybenenati | March 17, 2010

Senate Backs Ban on Mail-Order Cigarettes in Setback for Tribe


By DAVID D. KIRKPATRICK

Published: March 12, 2010

WASHINGTON β€” By a unanimous vote, the Senate on Thursday passed a bill to eliminate mail-order cigarettes, a victory for public health advocates and a defeat for the New York Indian tribe that dominates the business.

Read the rest at http://www.nytimes.com/2010/03/13/us/politics/13smoke.html

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