Connecticut steps up fight against bootlegged cigarettes

April 16, 2015 2:27 PM

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Connecticut is stepping up the fight against the trafficking of bootlegged cigarettes moving from low-tax states and into lucrative Northeast markets.

Significant state tax increases have had the unintended consequence of luring bootleggers profiting from selling cigarettes tax-free.

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