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A Closer Look (Gambling) Part II #180281

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, May 06, 1998
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Last night's story on gambling in America reviewed; statistics on gambling addiction cited.

(Hinckley, Minnesota: Michele Norris) Young people and gambling examined; scenes shown from Las Vegas, Nevada and from Minnesota casinos. [Hard Rock Hotel guest Charlie CASTRO - says the city caters to families.] Harvard study on teen gambling cited. [Harvard Medical School Howard SHAFFER, TEEN, 18-year-old GAMBLER, Grand Casinos Mark LARSON, Minnesota Council on Compulsive Gambling Doug VAN NISPEN - comment on gambling.]

(Studio: Peter Jennings) The social chaos that can result from gambling reviewed.

Jennings, Peter;
Norris, Michele

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