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John Oliver targets cigarettes on 'Last Week Tonight'; Philip Morris reacts
John Oliver targets cigarettes on 'Last Week Tonight'; Philip Morris reacts

John Oliver, host of HBO’s “Last Week Tonight,” turned his attention to the tobacco industry in Sunday night's episode, and it wasn’t pretty for main target Philip Morris International. The HBO host spent about 20 minutes ripping into the tobacco company’s threats of lawsuits -- especially in poorer nations such as Togo -- in what Oliver called an attempt to ward off more stringent regulations on cigarettes, such as laws that require cigarette boxes to feature pictures of diseased body parts and warnings of the health consequences of smoking.  ALSO: John Stewart's 'Daily Show' exit | POLL: Jon...

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