NBC Evening News for Friday, Apr 08, 1983
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REPORTER: Roger Mudd
(Billerica, Massachusetts) Lack of room in county jails for convicted drunk drivers due to enforcement of tougher DUI laws examined; films shown. [JUDGE - notes lack of room in jail.] [Sheriff Edward HENNEBERRY - notes dilemma in enforcing law but lack of funds to enforce sentence.] Conditions related to overcrowding in Norfolk Cnty. jail described, shown. [INMATE - claims drug dealers are paroled to make space for DUI inmates.]
REPORTER: Nancy Fernandez
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