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Judge Rejects Anti-Smoking Ads

A planned New York City campaign to scare people into quitting smoking has been rejected.
The campaign shows grisly advertisements near where cigarettes are sold.  A federal judge says the effort is laudable but pre-empted by federal law.  The judge says the ads included images of a brain damaged by a stroke, decaying tooth in gums, and a diseased lung.

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