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Filed Under: Business | Law
Supreme Court takes no action on Indian tobacco petition (04/21)
The U.S. Supreme Court went back to work this morning with no new activity in an Indian tobacco case.

Filed Under: Business | Law
Onondaga Nation is negotiations over tobacco taxation issue (04/17)
The Onondaga Nation of New York is in negotiations with federal authorities over a tobacco tax issue.

Filed Under: Opinion
John Kane: New York governor keeps secret tribal tobacco rules (04/09)
John Kane says New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D) won't disclose its tobacco taxation policy despite requests for information dating back years.

Filed Under: Business | Law
New York sues FedEx for delivering cigarettes from Indian firms (04/01)
New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman filed suit against FedEx, accusing the shipping giant of violating state and federal law by delivering cigarettes from smoke shops in Indian Country.

Filed Under: Opinion
John Kane: Republicans and Democrats go after tribal wealth (03/19)
John Kane doesn't think Republicans or Democrats have treated tribes in New York kindly, especially when it comes to tobacco.

Filed Under: Business | Law
Comanche Nation accuses Oklahoma of breaking tobacco deal (11/20)
The Comanche Nation,has entered emergency arbitration proceedings with the state of Oklahoma over its tobacco compact.

Filed Under: Business | Opinion
Editorial: Cherokee Nation reaches improved tobacco compact (11/20)
Newspaper praises Cherokee Nation for agreeing to a new tobacco tax compact with the state of Oklahoma.

Filed Under: Opinion
Oliver Semans: Destroying our sovereignty through taxation (11/14)
Oliver Semans, the executive director of Four Directions, discusses attacks on tribal sovereignty through taxation.

Filed Under: Health | Politics
Anti-smoking group to collect signatures for Navajo Nation ban (11/05)
A group called Arizonans Concerned About Smoking will collect signatures to put a smoking ban on the Navajo Nation ballot in 2014.

Filed Under: Law
No new Indian law cases on Supreme Court's docket for now (10/07)
The U.S. Supreme Court opened its new term today with a long order list that didn't include any new Indian law cases.

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