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Tobacco Agreement #376076

CBS Evening News for Friday, Jun 20, 1997
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(Studio: Paula Zahn) Report introduced.

(Washington: Wyatt Andrews) The agreement between the tobacco industry and the states attorneys general featured; details given of the settlement that will change the control and advertising of cigarettes. [Mississippi attorney general Mike MOORE, American Lung Association Fran DuMALAIS, Philip Morris Companies Incorporated Steven PARRISH - comment on the deal.]

(Studio: Paula Zahn) Report introduced.

(Denver: Rita Braver) The reaction of the White House to the tobacco deal presented. [President CLINTON - says he will examine the deal.]

(Studio: Paula Zahn) Report introduced.

(Studio: Mike Wallace) A follow-up interview with former Brown and Williamson executive turned whistle-blower Jeffrey Wigand featured. [WIGAND, former FDA (Food and Drug Administration) commissioner David KESSLER - talk about tobacco companies and the addictiveness of nicotine.] [MOORE - comments on the settlement deal.]

Reporter(s):
Andrews, Wyatt;
Braver, Rita;
Wallace, Mike;
Zahn, Paula
Duration:
00:07:10

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