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Smoking / Philip Morris #183277

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Oct 13, 1999
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Washington: Barry Serafin) Admission by Philip Morris tobacco company on their Website that smoking causes lung cancer and other disease examined. [Philip Morris senior vice president Steven PARRISH - comments on the message.] [Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids Kathryn VOSE - says the company is not admitting any wrongdoing.] [In testimony last year, Philip Morris chairman Geoffrey BIBLE - comments on addiction.] [Former FDA (Food and Drug Administration) commissioner David KESSLER - says the company should now agree to FDA (Food and Drug Administration) regulation.] The company's 100 million campaign to remake its image noted; television ad shown.

Reporter(s):
Jennings, Peter;
Serafin, Barry
Duration:
00:02:20

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