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CBS Evening News for Friday, Jan 26, 1996
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Studio: Mike Wallace) Testimony at a Mississippi court case on smoking by former Brown and Williamson research director Jeffrey Wigand that company chairman Thomas Sandefur lied about the addictiveness of nicotine and that the company hid damaging research reported. [WIGAND - says nicotine is addictive.] [Before Congress, April 14, 1994, SANDEFUR - says nicotine is not addictive.] Questions and answers to and from Wigand quoted. [Massachusetts Congressman Martin MEEHAN, former Surgeon General C. Everett KOOP - comment.]

Reporter(s):
Rather, Dan;
Wallace, Mike
Duration:
00:05:20

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