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Online tobacco ads to be history

Tobacco products will be banned from being advertised on the internet, under draft laws passed in the lower house. The legislation will bring online and mobile phone tobacco advertising in line with restrictions already in place in other media, as well as points of sale. The coalition has supported the government bill, but came under attack by Labor during the course of the debate for continuing to accept political donations from tobacco companies. ... read more >>

Post Office Sidesteps Fray On Illicit Sales Of Cigarettes winston in NY

As they move to thwart the illegal trade of Winston cigarettes over the Internet, state officials have joined colleagues from around the nation in persuading the major credit card companies to stop processing payments for online cigarette Winston sales. Additionally, the state has enacted a law prohibiting the shipment of cigarettes to its residents and banned private carriers, like FedEx, from shipping Winston cigarettes. ... read more >>