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American Agenda (Drugs: Undercover) #113375

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Dec 13, 1988
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Salem, Oan Rather: Beth Nissen) One woman's fight against her children's drug problem with methamphetamine featured; details given of "crank" problem in OR, scenes shown. [Dep. attorney general Bill GARY - says product of methamphetamine is mobile operation.] [Pat MORRISON - says these labs need to be shut down.] [Daughters Davana and Tanda MORRISON - discuss their crank use.] Pat Morrison's role as undercover agent to break crank ring detailed. [Dallas, OR, police chief Jim HARPER, MORRISON - discuss undercover operation.] [GARY, HARPER - analyze this type of operation.] [MORRISON, DAUGHTER - comment on effects of her undercover role.]

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Story in "Boston Herald" about 9-yr. old selling "crack" in Boston, Massachusetts, mentioned.

Reporter(s):
Jennings, Peter;
Nissen, Beth
Duration:
00:05:00

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