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Eye On America (Prisoner Profits) #364139

CBS Evening News for Monday, Jul 10, 1995
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Salem, OR: Bob McNamara) An Oregon prison program that teaches inmates to sew clothes that are then skillfully marketed under the name Prison Blues for profit examined; scenes shown of inmates making jeans. [INMATES - comment on the money they make sewing jeans to be sold on the outside.] [CONSUMER - says it is great.] [Prison Administrator Fred NICHOLS - says the inmates are less trouble when they are working.] [Inmate Dwan MULLER - says work is good.] [INMATES - exhibit pride for their new jobs.]

Reporter(s):
McNamara, Bob;
Rather, Dan
Duration:
00:03:50

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