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Wyoming / Suicide Epidemic #300482

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Oct 02, 1985
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

(Denver, Colorado) Epidemic of suicides among young males on Wind River Indian reservation in Wyoming examined; background to series of deaths reviewed. [Dr. James SHORE - cites inability to predict such events.] [Resident Mike FRIDAY - blames alcohol and drug abuse.] Unemployment on reservation and relationship to substance abuse considered. [Arapaho leader Neal O'NEAL - considers combination of socioecon. problems contributing to suicides.] [SHORE - describes psychological state of victims.]
REPORTER: Bob McNamara

Reporter(s):
McNamara, Bob;
Schieffer, Bob
Duration:
00:01:40

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