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Penal System / Prison Industry #288164

CBS Evening News for Saturday, Dec 24, 1983
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Morton Dean

(Belle Glade, Florida) Union opposition to use of prison labor by private enterprises due to low wages examined; Florida organization, PRIDE, cited as example Details of program explained. [Inmate Michael WADE - likes job.] [AFL-CIO spokesperson Murray SEEGER - explains union's opposition.] [PRIDE president Floyd GLISSON - defs. organization's inmate program.] [prison SPOKESPERSON - believes PRIDE benefits inmates economy as Yell as psychologically.]

Reporter(s):
Dean, Morton
Duration:
00:02:20

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