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    Q&A with Charles Evans, Jr. and Victor DeNoble

    Charles Evans, Jr., talked about Addiction Incorporated, the documentary film he produced and directed about former Philip Morris research scientist Victor DeNoble. The film chronicles…

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    Lawsuit Against Tobacco Industry

    Mr. Levin discussed the Justice Department lawsuit against the tobacco industry. It is using anti-racketeering laws and charges that manufacturers have conspired for 50 years to…

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    Book Discussion on What's a Parent to Do?

    Dr. Abraham talked about teen smoking and marijuana. He is a Nobel Peace Prize co-recipient and author of a new book, What’s A Parent To Do?: Straight Talk on Drugs And…

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    Lawsuit Against Tobacco Industry

    Mr. Levin talked about the Justice Department lawsuit that begins the next day against the tobacco industry. The lawsuit uses anti-racketeering laws and charges that manufacturers…

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    Surgeon General's Report on Smoking

    The speakers talked about the negative impact of smoking on health. Following prepared remarks, they responded to questions from the audience. Slides were shown during the…

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    Tobacco Legislation Announcement

    Participants spoke to reporters about proposed regulations on tobacco sales that would require federal labeling and advertising guidelines. Following their remarks they answered…

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    States Use of Tobacco Settlement Funds

    Mr. Dixon discussed the National Conference of State Legislatures' report on how states used the money they received from the tobacco settlement. He responded to audience…

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    Tobacco Regulation

    Attorneys talked about tobacco advertising, free speech issues, and pending lawsuits against tobacco companies. They also responded to viewer comments and questions.

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    Organ Donations

    Secretary Thompson spoke about a new national initiative for organ donations, as well as abortion and tobacco policy. Following his remarks he answered questions from the audience.

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    Women and Smoking

    Following a release of a U.S. Surgeon General’s report on the effects of smoking on women’s health, experts talked about increasing rates of smoking among women, cessation…

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    Tobacco Product Regulation

    Congressmen and others spoke to reporters about legislation designed to grant the Food and Drug Administration regulatory authority over tobacco products. Following their remarks they…

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    Health Warnings on Cigars

    Government officials announced the settlement of a lawsuit against the cigar industry. They feared that citizens viewed cigars as a safe alternative to cigarettes. To remedy…

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    Presidential Radio Address

    President Clinton talked about anti-tobacco initiatives. His remarks were primarily addressed towards reducing teen smoking.

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    Health Care

    President Clinton spoke to reporters about a decision by tobacco companies to accept some regulation of tobacco by the FDA. He also announced that the life of the Medicare trust fund…

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    Tobacco Regulation

    Mr. Dellinger and Mr. Samp talked about the Supreme Court deliberations on whether the Food and Drug Administration can regulate tobacco as a drug. They also responded to…

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    Tobacco Products Regulation

    Participants talked about the upcoming Supreme Court case, Food and Drug Administration v. Brown and Williamson Tobacco Company. They focused on if the Food and Drug Administration has…

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    Tobacco Industry Lawsuit Reaction

    Responding to the announcement that the Justice Department had filed a lawsuit against tobacco companies for misleading the public about the health effects of smoking, Philip Morris General…

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    Tobacco Industry Lawsuits

    Attorney General Reno and Mr. Ogden told reporters that the Justice Department would file a lawsuit against tobacco companies for conspiring to defraud and mislead the public about the…

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    Tobacco Lawsuit

    President Clinton told reporters that he supported Attorney General Reno’s decision to file a lawsuit against tobacco companies for defrauding and misleading the American people about…

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    U.S. Cancer Rates

    Participants talked to reporters about new data on cancer rates in the U.S. They gave statistics about the decline of incidents and deaths related to cancer. They attributed the…

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