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Tobacco giants ‘feared WA’s lead’

Tweet New research has revealed international tobacco companies feared tobacco controls in Western Australia and closely monitored the state for more than 50 years. In 1998, a legal battle forced four of America’s biggest tobacco companies to release millions of confidential documents. Curtin University in Perth has spent the past two years sifting through more than 50 years of documents. The documents show the companies were deeply concer ... Jump to full article >>