10 Questions for Jeffery Wigand

The Brown & Williamson executive talks to TIME

When former Brown & Williamson executive Jeffrey Wigand went up against Big Tobacco in 1995, he had to have a bodyguard. Now, thanks in part to a Hollywood movie, The Insider, he is a full-time crusader, arguing for smoking bans around the world and testifying last week in a federal racketeering case against tobacco companies. He spoke with TIME's Amanda Ripley.

HAVE WE GONE TOO FAR WITH THE BANS? IN NEW YORK CITY YOU CAN'T SMOKE IN RESTAURANTS AND EVEN PART OF A PARK. No. Have you ever read On Liberty by John Stuart Mill?

YES, IN COLLEGE. SHOULD I READ...

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