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Fla. Prison Crowding #219873

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Jan 20, 1972
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(Studio) Florida prison officials announce no further acceptance of inmates due to overcrowding. Circuit court judge threatens contempt suit, but ban continues.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Lake Butler, Florida) [Prisoners interviewed testify to crowded conditions, 4 men to each 1 man cell.] Cells and administrative staff at prison reception center, overloaded.
REPORTER: Foster Davis

Reporter(s):
Cronkite, Walter;
Davis, Foster
Duration:
00:02:30

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