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Tobacco Industry / Ruling #415663

CNN Evening News for Friday, Apr 25, 1997
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(Studio: Claire Shipman) Report introduced.

(Washington: Aileen Pincus) Judge's ruling that tobacco products are within the FDA (Food and Drug Administration) definition of a drug and a drug delivery device examined; details given of the new restrictions on tobacco products. [Former FDA commissioner David KESSLER, President CLINTON - hail the decision.] [RJR Tobacco Corporation Charles BLIXT - says they are disappointed.] [Senators Frank LAUTENBERG, Richard DURBIN, Representative Henry WAXMAN - comment on the ruling.]

Pincus, Aileen;
Shipman, Claire

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