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TOBACCO DEAL

July 31, 1997
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Report on the Jena Six

by Jacquie Soohen, from an upcoming feature documentary by Big Noise Films.

As the Senate Judiciary Committee begins hearings on the tobacco industry’s proposed settlement of $365.5 billion dollars to be paid over the next 25 years to settle state lawsuits, the Institute for Policy Studies and the Stakeholder Alliance have released a new study that raises questions about who the real winners and losers will be under the proposed deal.

Guest:
• Sarah Anderson of the Institute for Policy Studies, co-author of "Behind The Smoke: How The Tobacco Deal Will Reward Executives And Taxpayers."


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