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Houston Death / A Drug Discussion #1014684

CNN Evening News for Tuesday, Feb 14, 2012
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(Studio: Anderson Cooper) CNN coverage of the death of singer Whitney Houston introduced; scenes shown of her original church, the hearse in New Jersey, a musical tribute from Aretha Franklin; details given of the investigation into her death, the drugs, where her body was found. [L.A. County coroner's office Ed WINTER - comments.]

(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with CNN's Dr. Sanjay Gupta and HLN's Dr. Drew Pinsky about drugs. [GUPTA - explains what prescription drugs can do.] [PINSKY - explains the nature of addiction: addicts die from prescription medications; defines addiction as a chronic disease.] [Friend singer Kelly PRICE†- downplays Whitney's drinking.]

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