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Gambling / School Children #595990

NBC Evening News for Saturday, Jan 29, 1994
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(Studio: Brian Williams) Report introduced.

(Boston: Fred Briggs) Study by the Massachusetts Council on Compulsive Gambling about gambling by schoolage children examined. [Harvard Medical School Dr. Howard SHAFFER - cites statistics on compulsive gamblers.] [Two disguised FATHERS - detail threats to their kids who owed gambling debts.] [State police Lieutenant Pat GREANEY, Council on Compulsive Gambling Thomas CUMMINGS, Kathleen SCANLAN - talk about high school students and gambling.]

(Studio: Brian Williams) Winning a 220,000 gambling bet by Londoner Christopher Boyd at a Las Vegas casino cited as the moment of the week.

Reporter(s):
Briggs, Fred;
Williams, Brian
Duration:
00:03:00

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