CBS Evening News for Monday, May 17, 1971
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(Studio) National Commission on Marijuana and Drug Abuse holds hearing.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite
(DC) [Dr. William T. MOORE - says those already ill reduce chances for recovery if use marijuana; those healthy become symptomatic after prolonged marijuana use; tells of psychological addiction to marijuana.] [Dr. Norman ZINBERG - says some disturbed before and after marijuana use; others handle without difficulty.] President Nixon said won't follow commission recommendations if calls for marijuana legalization.
REPORTER: Barry Serafin
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