NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Nov 02, 1988
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.
(DC: Carl Stern) Last year's train wreck in Chase, MD, recalled. Govt. noted demanding that crews be randomly tested for drug use. [Federal railroad Admin. admin. John RILEY - comments on drug use among empls.] United States Customs workers seeking promotions noted also subjected to tests. [US Customs inspectors Merrily BERMAN, John WILL - comment on drug testing.] Attorney General Richard Thornburgh and Justice John Paul Stevens quoted with regard to drug testing; justice Thurgood Marshall mentioned. [National Treasury Empls. Union spokesperson Robert TOBIAS - says empls. should be tested only when suspected of drug use.] [THORNBURGH - says he'll take test any time.] [Train wreck victim's parent Roger HORN - urges testing.] (Artist: Arthur Lien)