Latest Smuggling Stories

2010-07-14 16:30:00

Asks FDA For Thorough Study by Experts SPRINGFIELD, Va., July 14 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Expressing a "heightened concern" about an un-elected regulatory agency that may enact a ban on currently lawful products, the Law Enforcement Alliance of America (LEAA) asked the Food and Drug Administration to assure a thorough study by qualified experts of the ramifications on the illegal tobacco trade if menthol cigarettes are outlawed. LEAA Executive Director James J.

2010-06-16 07:00:00

WOODBRIDGE, N.J., June 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Intelligent Security Systems, an industry leader in video management and image analytic software, announced today that it has responded to a problem with contraband smuggling in prisons throughout the United States, South America, and Europe.

2010-06-14 20:15:00

BOSTON, June 14 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Michelle Contreras is a licensed psychologist in Guatemala.

2010-05-27 09:28:00

House Hearing Will Draw Attention to Contraband Tobacco Issue SPRINGFIELD, Va., May 27 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Law Enforcement Alliance of America (LEAA) today said the illegal tobacco trade is draining law enforcement resources and new policies being considered may make it worse, as the House Ways and Means Oversight Subcommittee examines the magnitude of tobacco smuggling today in the United States. LEAA Executive Director Jim Fotis said: "Tobacco smuggling is not only denying...

2010-05-24 09:00:00

MOSCOW, May 24 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The international forum "Drug Production in Afghanistan: A Challenge for the International Community" will be held in Moscow on June 9 and 10, 2010, at Russia's initiative. Heads of the key global drug control agencies and leading drug enforcement experts will gather in Moscow for a conference initiated by the Russian News & Information Agency RIA Novosti.

2010-05-06 22:11:00

NEW YORK, May 6 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today's arrest of Lawrence Taylor for the alleged rape of a 16-year-old runaway sold to him in Montebello, New York by a pimp/trafficker is yet another example of the most powerful, respected and privileged among us demonstrating the normalization of the sexual exploitation of women and girls.

2010-04-12 15:14:00

Native American Company Obtains Permit NEW YORK, April 12 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Ronald B.

2010-03-31 16:38:00

WASHINGTON, March 31 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Coalition to Stop Contraband Tobacco today praised President Barack Obama for signing S. 1147, the Prevent All Cigarette Trafficking (PACT) Act of 2009 into law.

2010-03-30 13:20:00

KIEV, Ukraine, March 30 /PRNewswire/ -- The most recent edition of the authoritative Tobacco Atlas, released by the American Cancer Society and World Lung Foundation, ranks nations on their success in combating illegal sales of cigarettes and tobacco products.

2010-03-17 17:18:00

WASHINGTON, March 17 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Coalition to Stop Contraband Tobacco today praised the U.S. House of Representatives for passing S. 1147, the Prevent All Cigarette Trafficking (PACT) Act of 2009.

Word of the Day
  • An uxorious, effeminate, or spiritless man.
  • A timorous, cowardly fellow.
Probably a blend of meek and cock, or from meek +‎ -ock (“diminutive suffix”).