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Judge tells Big Tobacco to disclose deception on packaging

Case has been held up in court over wording of warnings

Cigarette packaging will be boasting some new text in the near future, thanks to a judge in Washington, D.C.

Yesterday, U.S. District Judge Gladys Kessler ordered Big Tobacco to include on their cigarette packages product warnings that the industry lied to the public about the health effects of smoking and manipulated the product to increase addiction.


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