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Federal Court Orders Individual Defendant to Pay $475K Civil Penalty in City of New York v. Golden Feather

Here is the order: DCT Order on Civil Penalty Prior materials here, here, and here.  

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Corrected Opinion in City of New York v. Golden Feather

Here: Corrected DCT Order Prior post here.

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Federal Court Finds Unkechauge Reservation Smoke Shops Liable for Violations of Federal Law in City of New York v. Golden Feather Smoke Shop

Here are the materials: DCT Memorandum & Order NYC Motion Remaining Defendants’ Cross-Motion An excerpt: For the reasons below, the Court grants the City summary judgment as to defendants’ liability under the CCTA and the CMSA. With respect to relief, … Continue reading

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City of New York v. Golden Feather — Update

As Indianz reported, the Eastern District of New York delayed ruling on the City’s motion for a preliminary injunction and rejected a sovereign immunity from the smokeshops. Here is the order — march-16-dct-order Here is our earlier post that includes … Continue reading

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NYTs on NYC v. Poospatuck Smokeshops

From the NYTs: Bootleg cigarette traffic from Long Island’s tiny Poospatuck reservation to New York City is brisk, so much so that some cigarette dealers on the reservation don’t even bother to set up storefronts, according to a motion filed … Continue reading

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City of New York v. Golden Feather et al. Complaint

Here is the complaint filed this week in the City of New York’s attempt to extract taxes from Poospatuck Indian Country. nyc-v-golden-feather-complaint Thanks to T.

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