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Clinton / Cigarettes and Children / Woodridge, Illinois #617055

NBC Evening News for Thursday, Feb 27, 1997
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Bethesda, Maryland: Bob Kur) President Clinton's new rules designed to prevent the sale of cigarettes to minors outlined; details given of the new law requiring retailers to Idaho anyone younger than 27. [National Center for Tobacco Free Kids William NOVELLI, American Council on Science and Health Elizabeth WHELAN - comment on the new requirements.]

(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Woodridge, Illinois: Jim Avila) Woodridge, Illinois's tough city ordinance on smoking by minors featured; statistics cited. [Police sergeant Bruce TALBOT - says he cites and fines teen smokers.] [Teen police decoy Heidi NELSON, merchant Lana PETERS - comment.]

Avila, Jim;
Brokaw, Tom;
Kur, Bob

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