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Canadian Journal of Public Health

, Volume 92, Issue 1, pp 39–39 | Cite as

Tobacco Industry Litigation and the Role of Government: A Public Health Perspective

  • Roberta Ferrence
  • Mary Jane Ashley
  • Joanna Cohen
  • Thomas Stephens
Response To Fischer & Rehm Commentary

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© The Canadian Public Health Association 2001

Authors and Affiliations

  • Roberta Ferrence
    • 1
    • 2
    • 3
  • Mary Jane Ashley
    • 1
    • 3
  • Joanna Cohen
    • 1
    • 3
  • Thomas Stephens
    • 1
    • 3
    • 4
  1. 1.Ontario Tobacco Research UnitTorontoCanada
  2. 2.Centre for Addiction and Mental HealthTorontoCanada
  3. 3.Department of Public Health SciencesUniversity of TorontoCanada
  4. 4.Faculty of AdministrationUniversity of OttawaOttawaCanada

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