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Litigation

Government, Big Tobacco In Dispute Over Proposed Ads

WASHINGTON, D.C. - (AP) The Justice Department wants the largest cigarette manufacturers to admit that they lied to the public about the dangers of smoking, forcing the industry to set up and pay for an advertising campaign of self-criticism for past behavior. As part of a 12-year-old lawsuit against the tobacco. . . . Full version available to lexis.com subscribers.