ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Oct 05, 1971
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(Studio) Report on new breed of prisoner.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith
(San Quentin, California) Prison been here for 119 years Changes in prisoners and guards called correctional officers Paramilitary groups evolve. [Warden Louis South NELSON - says not old prison "hooligan", doesn't know anything with regard to new breed.] Ringleaders confined to cells. A lot of privileges suspended. [Correction ofr. sergeant Hal BROWN - tells of recing. some college courses as point of training.] Inmates can read in library, take courses if stay out of trouble; don't care about hostages here; no one will be allowed to escape.
REPORTER: Bill Wordham
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