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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.
(Lawrence, Massachusetts: Fred Briggs) Drug problem in Lawrence, Massachusetts, examined; details given, scenes shown. [Mayor Kevin SULLIVAN - says when people are caught dealing drugs, they lose their welfare benefits.] [State welfare commissioner Carmine CANINO-SIEGRIST - says most people on welfare are children.] [Attorney Howard FRIEDMAN - comments.] City's law ordering landlords to evict drug dealers discussed. [PEOPLE - support mayor's efforts to stop drug abuse here.] Federal judge noted ordering return of one woman's welfare card; details given.
(Studio: Tom Brokaw) NBC News special entitled "Gangs, Cops and Drugs" previewed.
- Briggs, Fred;
- Brokaw, Tom
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