AP EXCLUSIVE: Tobacco's plea: No big U.S. payments
Published 01/16/2010, Associated Press
Tobacco industry lawyers met secretly with Solicitor General Elena Kagan in an effort to avoid the government's last-ditch attempt to extract billions from companies that illegally concealed the dangers of cigarette smoking, The Associated Press has learned.Word count: 729
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