Griffin rejects ballot language for proposed law that would repeal most taxes on tobacco products

Attorney General Tim Griffin addresses members of the media at the Arkansas state Capitol in this March 28, 2023 file photo. (Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/Colin Murphey)
Attorney General Tim Griffin addresses members of the media at the Arkansas state Capitol in this March 28, 2023 file photo. (Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/Colin Murphey)

Arkansas Attorney General Tim Griffin rejected on Tuesday ballot language for a proposed citizen-driven law to repeal most taxes on tobacco products.

The proposal, led by David Dinwiddie of Pine Bluff, also would reduce most of the state's excise tax other tobacco products, besides cigarettes, if it makes the ballot and...

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