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Lifeline (Louisiana: Cancer Alley) #634672

NBC Evening News for Friday, May 26, 2000
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(Studio: Brian Williams) Report introduced.

(Mossville, LA: Fred Francis) An industrial slice of Louisiana known as "Cancer Alley" due to the petrochemical plants featured; scenes shown from Mossville, LA; details given of the medical symptoms, but the lack of evidence linking health problems to plant emissions. [Resident David PRINCE - shows an egg with dioxin; says it is an economy built on dead people.] [Resident Diane PRINCE - says she has ovarian cancer; adds that it is dangerous to live here.]

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

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