Judge Rules Against Shocking Images On Cigarette Packs [Headlines]

Judge Rules Against Shocking Images On Cigarette Packs [Headlines]

The mandate to put images, like a sewn-up corpse of a smoker, on cigarette packets was overruled as it violates free speech

Dory Carr-Harris, PSFK
  • 6 march 2012

A judge has blocked a federal requirement that would have forced US tobacco companies to put large graphic images on their cigarette packages later this year to show the dangers of smoking. Guardian

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