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Solutions (Drugs: Delaware Prison Program) #171960

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Mar 13, 1997
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) President Clinton's drug czar Barry McCaffrey shown visiting a prison that has a successful drug program; statistics on those in prison for drug-related crimes cited.

(Wilmington, DE: James Walker) The drug treatment program at the prison in Wilmington, DE, featured; scenes shown to illustrate how the program works to break the cycle of drug addiction. [Ex-con former addict Derrick JOHNSON, correctional medical services Robert HOOPER - comment on this solution to the drug problem.] Statistics on the success of the Key-Crest program cited. The federal government's fund request to replica the Wilmington program across the country noted.

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Tonight's special on the marijuana economy in America previewed.

Jennings, Peter;
Walker, James

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