Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
www.dirtcheapcig.com
Penalty: 
$20,948
Year: 
2004
Date: 
March 17, 2004
Offense Group: 
safety-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
tobacco litigation
Secondary Offense: 
tax violations
Violation Description: 

Dirtcheapcig.com agreed to pay $20,948 in settlement of allegations it failed to prevent cigarette sales to minors and failed to inform purchasers in Iowa that Iowa excise taxes were required on purchases.

Level of Government: 
state
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Iowa Attorney General
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
Iowa
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