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Tobacco deal draws more FTC scrutiny

Reynolds, Lorillard vow cooperation

Posted: August 30, 2014 at 1:52 a.m.

Regulators have asked for additional information from Reynolds American Inc. and Lorillard Inc., the U.S. tobacco companies that agreed last month to a $25 billion merger.

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