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Delinquency / Arkansas Prisons #202893

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Mar 04, 1969
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(Studio) Former Arkansas prison head testifies before juvenile delinquency sub-committee Calls prisons monster producers.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) Thomas Murton calls Arkansas system worst in world. [MURTON - describes beatings and tortures in prison.] [ACLU (American Civil Liberties Union) Philip HIRSCHKOP - says juveniles often share cells with older criminals.] [Senator Strom THURMOND - asks Hirschkop to cite places in Virginia where they don't separate young and old criminals. ACLU (American Civil Liberties Union) is nefarious organization out for cheap publicity.]
REPORTER: Marya McLaughlin

Cronkite, Walter;
McLaughlin, Marya

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