12/23/1985 at 01:00 AM EST
Attorney General Edwin Meese III declared criminal suspects were being coddled: "The thing is, you don't have many suspects who are innocent of a crime. That's contradictory. If a person is innocent of a crime, then he is not a suspect."
Warning: the tobacco companies have determined that too much nonsmoking can be dangerous to their health
The Philip Morris company organized a symposium on "the rights of smokers" and also began publishing Philip Morris Magazine, which included such articles as a travel piece on "Marlboro Country" and a study contending that "those who smoke are slightly more productive than their counterparts who don't."