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Prison Reform / Arkansas #444913

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Mar 04, 1969
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(Studio) Senator sub-committee on delinquency observes United States prison reform. Prisons harden criminals. Prison superintendent says monsters are produced.
REPORTER: David Brinkley

(DC) Thomas Murton tells of Arkansas prison system. [MURTON - dug up 3 bodies at prison. Est. hundreds of bodies around prison. Arkansas law gives 21 years for digging up body. Relates complications of local government and prison.] Arkansas fired Murton for attempting to clean up Arkansas prison system.
REPORTER: Douglas Kiker

(Studio) Arkansas Governor Winthrop Rockefeller says Murton talks too much. Situation has been corrected.
REPORTER: David Brinkley

Brinkley, David;
Kiker, Douglas

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