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CBS Evening News for Monday, Feb 26, 1990
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Washington: Rita Braver) Problem of increasing juvenile crime rate examined; details given of study conducted by Sentencing Project; statistics regarding young black males outlined on screen. [Convicted juvenile criminals David ODOM, Antoine SMITH - explain their crimes.] [Representative John CONYERS - blames statistics upon unemployment among blacks.] Amount of money spent on this group within criminal justice system noted. [American University James FYFE - comments on problems faced by inner city children.] Number of young black men in trouble reported expected to increase.

Reporter(s):
Braver, Rita;
Rather, Dan
Duration:
00:02:00

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