The Minnesota tobacco trial, 1994‐1998

Caroline Lilyard (Caroline Lilyard ( is Assistant Librarian, Business Reference Service, University of Minnesota Libraries, Minneapolis, USA.)
Anita M. Anderson (Anita M. Anderson is Law Librarian, Minnesota Office of the State Attorney General, Minneapolis, USA.)

Reference Services Review

ISSN: 0090-7324

Publication date: 1 March 2000


Briefly highlights the recent lawsuit between the state of Minnesota and seven corporations or organizations promoting the sale of tobacco. Sources for research on the Minnesota lawsuit, and other tobacco litigation, are noted, in particular the Minnesota Document Depository, which houses previously undisclosed tobacco industry documents. It concludes with an Appendix of the timeline and players in the Minnesota tobacco trial from 1994‐1998.



Lilyard, C. and Anderson, A.M. (2000), "The Minnesota tobacco trial, 1994‐1998", Reference Services Review, Vol. 28 No. 1, pp. 8-17.




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