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US settlement harms rest of the world

BMJ 1997; 315 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.315.7108.563f (Published 06 September 1997) Cite this as: BMJ 1997;315:563
  1. Richard Tomlinson

    The proposed $368.5bn (£230bn) legal settlement between 40 states and the tobacco industry in the United States was heavily criticised for doing nothing to limit the activities of the tobacco giants abroad.

    The tobacco deal (26 April, p 1217) was the hottest political subject at the conference, and organisers said that no other topic had …

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