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GI Drug Use #16494

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Jul 29, 1971
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(Studio) New York congman. John M. Murphy says weed out troublemakers among GI drug addicts, turn over to federal health agencies; administer tests for drug addiction among GIs returning from Europe.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(Frankfurt, West Germany) Hashish biggest statistic for MPs in West Germany to control; heroin rare; morphine addiction rising; amnesty program begun. [Pfc. Dan MERICLE - says GIs turn to drugs because of bad living conditions, unreasonable rules.] [Pvt. Lowell DENNIS - says gets high because nothing else to do.] [MERICLE - says joined amnesty program to get out of army; program has helped some.]
REPORTER: Irv. Chapman

Chapman, Irv.;
Reasoner, Harry

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