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Tobacco Industry / Smoking Restrictions / Nicotine #165307

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Mar 20, 1996
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Washington: Barry Serafin) Efforts by President Clinton to advance the FDA (Food and Drug Administration) proposals to regulate smoking advertising and marketing featured. [CLINTON - says don't sell cigarettes to children.] [Young tobacco legislation supporter Brian HETRICK, Representative Cliff STEARNS, The Tobacco Institute Walker MERRYMAN, Coalition on Smoking or Health Matthew MYERS - offer views on aspects of the smoking issue.]

(Studio: Peter Jennings) The view of former Philip Morris tobacco company scientist Victor DeNoble that the industry knew of cigarettes' addictive properties as far back as the 1960s outlined. [For PrimeTime Live, DeNOBLE - says he worked in a program to find a healthy alternative to nicotine.]

Jennings, Peter;
Serafin, Barry

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