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Inside Story (Tobacco Trial) #765986

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Sep 21, 2004
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Washington: Jim Stewart) The federal racketeering case against the tobacco industry featured; details given of charges that tobacco companies conspired to hide the dangers of smoking and of the industry‚Äôs argument that it is complying with a 1998 agreement; courtroom sketches by William Hennessy shown. [Associate attorney general Robert McCALLUM†- cites evidence of corporate fraud.] [Altria Group associate general counsel William OHLEMEYER†- says the government ignored changes that have occurred in the cigarette business.]

Reporter(s):
Rather, Dan;
Stewart, Jim
Duration:
00:01:50

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