A federal judge has struck down New York City’s plans to place gruesome ads in places where tobacco is sold. The decision will likely be appealed by health officials. Nonetheless, the decision represents a victory for common sense in the face of what would become a dangerous and destructive trend affecting not only tobacco users, but anyone who engages in any activity that might come under the scrutiny of public health.
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