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Solutions (Education: Teen Drug Use) #163414

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Oct 08, 1996
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) The problem of increased use by teenagers of drugs, especially marijuana, outlined.

(Wheaton, MD: Deborah Amos) Peer support in a public high school in Wheaton, MD, for teenage drug abusers featured; scenes shown from Phoenix High to illustrate how the program works by involving the students, teachers and parents in helping control the abusers' addiction. [Phoenix student Dawn SIDWELL, principal Brian BERTHUNE, Phoenix graduate Joel GUNZBERG, mother Jibby SIDWELL - talk about the program.]

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Tomorrow's segment previewed.

Amos, Deborah;
Jennings, Peter

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