Master Tobacco Settlement (7h 24min, dec 30, 1997 y – 10h 8min, jan 8, 1999 y)
In 1998 the American tobacco industry and 46 states sign the Master Settlement Agreement, in which tobacco companies agree to pay $246 billion over 25 years to offset the states' costs of treating smoking-related illnesses.
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History of drug use in America Timeline
A historical timeline of drug use in American culture and hi...