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Philip Morris-sponsored articles in the Australian could breach tobacco advertising laws

Philip Morris has paid News Corp Australia, publisher of the Australian newspaper, tens of thousands of dollars to run four online articles as part of an international campaign to change tobacco laws. Photograph: James Ross/AAP A series of Philip Morris-sponsored articles about vaping published on the website of The Australian newspaper may breach national tobacco advertising promotion laws, public health advocates have said. The chief executive of the Australian Council on Smoking and Health, Maurice Swanson,

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Philip Morris-sponsored articles in the Australian could breach tobacco advertising laws