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Drugs and Punishment / Mitchell #447365

NBC Evening News for Monday, Sep 15, 1969
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(Studio) Attorney General John Mitchell says little known of marijuana effects, It's less harmful than LSD, but penalties much more severe.
REPORTER: David Brinkley

(DC) [MITCHELL - believe in reasonable sentences according to drug used and offender, Prison not only logical alternate Med, treatment may be needed. He specifies different types of users.] Congress warns him campuses could blow sky-high if admin, fails to show compassion,
REPORTER: Carl Stern

(Studio) Mitchell proposes "no-knock law" for narcotics agents to burst in without knocking to catch persons with drugs.
REPORTER: David Brinkley

Reporter(s):
Brinkley, David;
Stern, Carl
Duration:
00:02:30

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