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Convicted - Fiera Foods Company
Convicted - Fiera Foods Company
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Description of Offences: Possession of unmarked cigarettes under the Tobacco Tax Act.
Convicted: Trevor William Fisher
Location: Township of South Glengarry, Ontario
Description of Offence: Possession of unmarked fine-cut tobacco for the purpose of sale
Date of Offence: June 6, 2017
Date of Conviction: December 8, 2017, at the Alexandria Ontario Court
Penalty Imposed: 90 days in jail (concurrent with 90 days in jail for conviction under the Excise Act, 2001)
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