States watch Supreme Court online cigarette case

Posted By Staff

Date: November 30th, 2007

Category: Uncategorized

Washington DC – When it comes to restricting cigarette sales in cyberspace, authorities often find their attempts thwarted. Now the US Supreme Court may change one way states like Indiana have tried to fight back.
With hundreds of websites now offering tobacco products online, states don’t want to see their ability to regulate online sales of cigarettes to kids snuffed out.
At issue before the Supreme Court is a Maine law requiring delivery companies verify that the cigarettes are not left in the hands of someone underage. Indiana has a similar law. Full Story
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