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Consumerism / Refunds #32818

ABC Evening News for Friday, Aug 16, 1974
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(Studio) People in California and 5 other states can get refunds without having to prove they bought product.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

(Los Angeles, California) Form in mail offers refund to those in 6 West states who bought certain antibiotics between 1954-66.
REPORTER: Ken Kashiwahara

(San Francisco, California) Response great. Claims office shown. Antitrust settlement against drug companies due to overpricing, brought about refund. $25 million for asking. television commercial informing public shown. Representatives, don't expect a lot of fraud. [Refund director David LEBEDOFF says name must be put on form. People mostly honest and feel intimidated by fed, government]
REPORTER: Ken Kashiwahara

Reporter(s):
Kashiwahara, Ken;
Smith, Howard K.
Duration:
00:02:20

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