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Los Angeles, California / Crack Cocaine / Black Americans #614782

NBC Evening News for Saturday, Sep 28, 1996
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(Studio: Brian Williams) Report introduced.

(Los Angeles: David Gregory) The angry reaction in the black community to allegation that the CIA sold cocaine in black inner city neighborhoods to finance a war against Communism in Central America featured; scenes shown from a town hall meeting in Los Angeles. [Brotherhood Crusade Danny BAKEWELL - speaks out.] Memos linking Oliver North, the man who ran the Nicaragua contra war out of the White House, to the conspiracy noted. [NORTH - denies drug trafficking charges.] [Convicted drug dealer Ricky ROSS - comments.] [At rally, Representative Maxine WATERS - speaks out.]

Reporter(s):
Gregory, David;
Williams, Brian
Duration:
00:02:20

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