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Drug Abuse Prevention / Government Program Halted #103069

ABC Evening News for Monday, Jun 16, 1986
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(DC: Dennis Troute) Connection of Nancy Reagan and Attorney General Edwin Meese with program to prevent drug and alcohol abuse among youth noted; details given. [Juvenile Justice Program director Verne SPEIRS - comments on request that grant program be suspended.] Single associate of program noted in Mobile, Alabama. [National Partnership Prevention Drug and Alcohol Abuse spokesperson Ninky VICKERS - says local program received no money from national] Spending irregularities of organization outlined.

Reporter(s):
Jennings, Peter;
Troute, Dennis
Duration:
00:01:50

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