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Consumer Alert (Medicine Scams) #712480

CBS Evening News for Friday, Oct 18, 2002
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(Studio: John Roberts) Report introduced.

(Ottawa, Canada: Cynthia Bowers) The use of the Internet by scam artists to exploit Canada‚Äôs lower prices on prescription drugs featured. [Victim Delores CORPENNING††- comments on the high price of her medicine.] [Canadian regulatory official Barbara WELLS†, Canadian Council of Better Business Bureaus Robert WHITELAW†- comment on the use of the Internet by con artists.] [FDA William HUBBARD†- says consumers are risking their pocketbooks and their lives by buying foreign drugs.]

Roberts, John;
Bowers, Cynthia

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