CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Aug 08, 1978
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(Studio) Recent warnings about dangers in use of drug PCP, especially among youths, noted. House Narcotics Committee hearings on matter rptd
REPORTER: Roger Mudd
(DC) Details given about drug, also called angel dust, and its dangers given. [Representative Norman MINETA - describes effects drug has had on users.] [National Institute on Drug Abuse spokesperson Robert C. PETERSON - discusses view that danger of drug may be one reason youths take it.] [Former PCP user Steve RUGENSTEIN - describes effects of use.] Other details about drug, involvement of heroin traffickers and its legitimate uses given. Congress consideration of stricter regulations stated.
REPORTER: Barry Serafin
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