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Cigarette packet warnings, 2006

Cigarette packet warnings, 2006

Associate Health Minister Damien O'Connor stands in front of examples of the new mandatory graphic warnings for cigarette packets. Such warnings had become progressively stronger since the first health warnings on cigarette packets in 1974. 

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Jock Phillips, 'Smoking - Smoking under attack: 1960–2000s', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 17 August 2022)

Story by Jock Phillips, published 5 Sep 2013