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Minnesota's Tobacco Suit

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Minnesota's Tobacco Suit

Minnesota's Tobacco Suit

Minnesota's Tobacco Suit

Only Available in Archive Formats.

— Host Bob Edwards talks to Elizabeth Stawicki of Minnesota Public Radio about closing statements, which begin today in the State of Minnesota and Blue Cross/Blue Shield lawsuit against the major tobacco companies. Minnesota and Blue Cross/Blue Shield are seeking almost two billion dollars in damages against the cigarette makers for money spent on treating smoking related illnesses.