Organization formed - Cigar Rights of America..

July 14, 2008 - Driven by increasing calls from cigar connoisseurs and enthusiasts, a consortium of cigar manufacturers and premium cigar retailers have formed Cigar Rights of America (CRA), a nonprofit
organization formed to give cigar lovers across the United States a voice in the rising debate over cigar rights for those who enjoy cigars for pleasure.

References: CIGAR RIGHTS OF AMERICACRA, 8/2008. and Cigar Rights of America Gives Cigar Enthusiasts a United Voice Against Continuing.., Reuters, 8/8/2008.