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Drug Abuse / Heroin-Crack Cocaine Combination #328732

CBS Evening News for Friday, Aug 25, 1989
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(Studio: Connie Chung) Report introduced.

(NYC: Betsy Aaron) Latest trend among drug abusers reported smoking crack cocaine &heroin simultaneously; details given, scenes shown. [Crack addicts "ROBERT", "RENEE", "DEDE" - describe high.] [Phoenix House president Dr. Mitchell ROSENTHAL - comments on deadly combination.] Actor John Belushi recalled dying when he mixed cocaine and heroin. [Former drug dealer "JAMES" - says he sold mixture to children.] [Drug abuse researcher William HOPKINS - comments.]

Aaron, Betsy;
Chung, Connie

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