Vice Squad
Monday, April 19, 2004
Tobacco Company Partners Prosper

The partners, of course, are the states, which haul in all sorts of funds from cigarette sales, through excise taxes, sales taxes, and the Big Tobacco Settlement. Here's the latest good news:

"New Mexico received more than $35.6 million in the latest payment to the state under the 1998 settlement of a lawsuit against the major tobacco companies."

"Michigan to receive $271 million in tobacco settlement cash."

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