INFOGRAPHIC OF THE WEEK
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President George H. W. Bush signs into law a bill that essentially bans cigarette smoking on all flights beginning and ending in the United States. Technically, the new law prohibits smoking on all domestic flights lasting six hours or less—only 28 of 16,000 flights are exempt, mainly non-stops to Hawaii. It ends a 25-year battle between tobacco companies—plus their supporters in Congress—and a coalition of health advocates and the flight attendants' union. Get the full story.