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Government Regulation of Tobacco Products
BUS 250 Corporate & Social Responsibilit
March 7, 2010

Government Regulation of Tobacco Products
Government regulation of tobacco has come under some fierce opposition. Naturally the big tobacco companies do not want any type of regulation and yet one company was a quiet supporter. This company, the Altria Group which is a parent company of Philip Morris, believed the bill would pass so they wanted to make sure they had a say when the bill would be discussed. They believed they could handle regulation they just did not want to see tobacco outlawed for good. While Altria is trying to understand and even supporting the bill, Reynolds America, the parent company of R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company, was ...

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