New Tax On Leaf Denounced

1976-02-20

News clipping from The Durham Sun in Durham, North Carolina concerning a proposed cigarette tax ranging from 2 to 50 cents per pack, depending on relative tar and nicotine content. Explains a proposed tax might result in fewer high tar and nicotine cigarettes purchased, thus preventing some of the cancers otherwise caused by smoking. Summarizes the industry's argument that there is no clear eviden... read more

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Kornegay-HR, Tobacco Institute
Dulbecco-R, Imperial Cancer Research Center Of London
Temin-H, University Of Wisconsin
Ford-W, US Senate
Kennedy-E, US Senate
Hart-G, US Senate
Cooper-T, Department Of Health Education And Welfare
AP
US Congress
US Senate
Senate Health Subcommittee
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