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Philip Morris sues Irish government on tobacco ban

Tweet Tobacco giant Philip Morris International is to launch a legal action against the Irish government over its ban on the display of cigarettes in shops. The owner of leading brands including Marlboro and Chesterfield believes the rule is anti-competitive. The group may also sue the UK if the government goes ahead with a plan to introduce a similar clampdown. The restriction on displaying tobacco products on shelves came into force in Ireland ... Jump to full article >>

Smoke stifles liquor license approval for cigar shop

Tweet SEABROOK — Smoke got in the eyes of Planning Board members while they considered letting a cigar shop sell liquor to its customers, causing the board to put a hold on granting permission until the owner ensures the smell of cigars stops bothering neighbors. Roy Kirby, owner of Two Guys Smoke Shop, went to Tuesday night’s Planning Board meeting hoping to gain approval to establish a cigar bar at his Lafayette Road retail store. The d ... Jump to full article >>