Arkansas AG Wants More From Tobacco

Albanese, Elizabeth
January 2002
Bond Buyer;1/3/2002, Vol. 339 Issue 31296, p1
Trade Publication
Reports on a lawsuit filed by Arkansas Attorney General Mark Pryor against tobacco companies in an attempt to force them to make payments into a state escrow fund mandated under the national tobacco master settlement agreement. Overview of the Act 1165, passed by the Arkansas Legislature in 1999 for tobacco manufacturers; Estimated yearly payments of participating and non-participating tobacco companies.


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