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Nightline: Zero Tolerance #657587

ABC Special for Thursday, Jun 14, 2001

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  • Discussion with Ted Koppel (ABC), Loudoun County (Virginia) Public Schools Superintendent Edgar Hatrick, high school student Ryan Scofield, school police officer Vanessa Grigsby, and PTA parent Doreen Slusher re: issues related to public school zero tolerance policies.
  • Taped segment with Dave Marash (ABC), Irvington (New Jersey) School Board President Andrea McElroy, Irvington Superintendent of Schools Ernest Smith, eight year old student Hamadi Alston, Hamadi's father Ron Alston, Alston attorney Gerald Kelly, Irvington Police Chief Steven Palamara, Indiana University Professor Russell Skiba, Robert Schwartz of the Philadelphia (Pennsylvania) Juvenile Law Center, and unidentified others.

  • Reporter(s):
    Marash, Dave

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