TITLE

The Impact of Alcohol and Tobacco Advertising on the Latino Community as a Civil Rights Issue

AUTHOR(S)
Culliton, Katherine
PUB. DATE
September 2005
SOURCE
Berkeley La Raza Law Journal;Fall2005, Vol. 16 Issue 2, p71
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses emerging proof that alcohol and tobacco advertising disproportionately targets the Latino community, the youngest, largest and fastest-growing group in the U.S. It also includes information about the grave health impact of alcohol and tobacco on the Latino community. Furthermore, it discusses the possible statutory-based remedies, such as the 1964 Civil Rights Act, federal consumer protection regulation, state regulation, and new legislation.
ACCESSION #
22710284

 

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