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March 19, 2010 12:00 AM

FDA further limits tobacco marketing

WASHINGTON — Taking aim at the tobacco industry's youth marketing machinery, the Food and Drug Administration on Thursday outlawed free samples of cigarettes and banned the use of tobacco brand names on promotional gear and in the sponsorship of concerts and sporting events.

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