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America The Violent (Crime and Television Violence) (Part IV) #595928

NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Jan 26, 1994
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Paducah, Kentucky, carjacking murder case updated. Report introduced.

(New York: Keith Morrison) television violence and real violence in America and Canada examined; violent film clips shown. [Canadian Association of Broadcasters Michael McCABE - comments.] Canadian TV's voluntary code to contain gratuitous violence detailed. [Station manager Al MacKAY, Toronto KIDS, Action for Children's Television Peggy CHARREN - comment on television violence.]

(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Methods for viewer response to the issue raised in "America the Violent" segments reviewed; this and last night's phone-in questions cited; scenes shown from Milwaukee, WI, where gun control advocates collected petitions.

Brokaw, Tom;
Morrison, Keith

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