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Mexico / Obama Trip / Drug Violence #1052151

CBS Evening News for Thursday, May 02, 2013
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(Studio: Scott Pelley) President Obama’s trip to Mexico to meet with Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto†† about immigration & drug smuggling noted; scenes shown.

(Juarez, Mexico: Bill Whitaker) The impact of drug-related violence on families in Juarez, Mexico featured; details given about the story of Maria Torres, who is raising 3 grandchildren and her niece after her 4 children were killed. [Juvenile detention center director Christina Ramos DIAZ‡- outlines types of juvenile crimes she’s seeing.] [Father Mario MANRIQUEZ††- comments on the freezing of funding for his programs to keep kids off the streets.]

Pelley, Scott;
Whitaker, Bill

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