International Shipping/Freight for Beginners

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Wigand was convinced he had to do something and began talking it to the FDA.He made the truth known to the public about the industry's disregard for health and safety during an interview with 60 minutes which he was compelled to give in an action against the tobacco companies.

Wigand outlined how the company misled consumers about the highly addictive nature of nicotine, how it ignored research indicating that some of the additives used to improve flavor caused cancer, and how it encoded and hid documents that could be used against the company in lawsuits brought by sick or dying smokers.Wigand endured death threats against him and his family and a campaign by the tobacco companies to ruin him. His wife divorced him, and his two daughters left him to live with their mother. Wigind was distraught but felt a greater urge to press on.Wignad went on to help the FDA gather thousands of pages of explicit evidence that cigarettes were nothing more then drug delivery devices and eventually delivered a damning deposition in court that eventually led to the tobacco industry's $246 billion litigation settlement.

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