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Runaway Children #274657

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Nov 05, 1981
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(DC) Experience of runaway teen "David" cited as illustrating problem. [DAVID - describes life as prostitute.] [Senator Arlen SPECTER - questions cost of trick.] [DAVID - responds.] Terry Sullivan, prosecutor of John Wayne Gacy, noted criticizing juvenile justice system. [SULLIVAN - comments.] [Covenant House director Reverend Bruce RITTER - notes society's equation of sex with entertainment.] [SPECTER - responds.] [DAVID - urges other teens to stay home.]
REPORTER: George Herman

(Studio) (Temporary audio/visual difficulty) Estimated number of runaways killed annually noted.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

Herman, George;
Rather, Dan

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