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A Closer Look (Drugs and Crime: Use and Abuse) #189873

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Nov 29, 2000
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) A closer look at abuse of the drug Ritalin introduced.

(Los Angeles: Brian Rooney) The growing problem of Ritalin abuse featured; details given of specific cases. [Florida parent Hilda CUARRION - worries about kids using Ritalin.] [Parent Martha FLUOR - outlines her son's misuse of Ritalin, which became a "gateway" drug for him.] [DEA pharmacologist Gretchen FEUSSNER - comments on Ritalin's effects.]

Reporter(s):
Jennings, Peter;
Rooney, Brian
Duration:
00:03:00

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