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IHS Awards Navajo Nation President for his Smoking Ban
June 16, 2011
Navajo Nation President Ben Shelly introduced an executive order to ban the commercial use of tobacco in public places throughout the Navajo Nation this past spring...
Court Issues Another Ban on State Taxes in Tobacco War
Gale Courey Toensing
June 11, 2011
New York State has been blocked again from taxing cigarettes sold on Indian reservations. Associate Justice Jerome C...
Shelly to Host 'Navajo Nation Commercial Tobacco-Free' Rally May 31
May 27, 2011
Navajo Nation President Ben Shelly and Vice President Rex Lee Jim declared Tuesday, May 31, 2011 as "Navajo Nation Commercial Tobacco-Free Day" in recognition of the World Health O...
Look Beyond Gambling and Tobacco
March 17, 2011
President Robert Porter of the New York-based Seneca Nation of Indians told tribal government leaders and entrepreneurs at the Reservation Economic Summit (RES), hosted by the Nati...
Seminole Tribe Launches New Tobacco Brand
March 12, 2011
Joe Dan Osceola, founder of Seminole Brands, LLC, and the tobacco company's newly appointed CEO Charles F...
AFN Chief Speaks Out Against Tobacco Seizures
January 18, 2011
The head of Canada’s First Nations governing body has called for the return of cigarettes seized recently from two First Nation reserves in as many provinces...
Montana Cree Want Cigarettes Back, Chief Out
January 16, 2011
A flap is developing over 14 million cigarettes--that is, 75,000 cartons--that were seized on Jan...
Seneca Nation Wants Tax Relief, Not Grants
December 14, 2010
Robert Porter, president of the Seneca Nation in New York state, thinks President Obama should quit taxing Native Americans and then sending the money back in the form of grants, r...
Tobacco’s Ancient Origins
January 04, 2011
Did you know that the tobacco plant is at least 2.5 million years old, and originated in northeastern Peru?...
Update: Montana Chief Reinstated, Nation Seeks Seized Smokes
January 16, 2011
The misunderstanding between Montana Cree Chief Carolyn Buffalo and her constituents has been ironed out, and she is once again leading the charge to retrieve the 75,000 cartons of...
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