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Drugs and Youth #71923

ABC Evening News for Sunday, May 03, 1981
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(Studio) Last month's revelation that "Washington Post" article on drug addiction and child was fraud said obscuring truth of problem.
REPORTER: Sam Donaldson

(DC) Inundation of children in Washington, DC neighborhood with drugs and drug-related problems examined; films shown. ["DONNY" - discusses his and peers' drug use.] [BENITA - notes ease of getting drugs.] Drug activity on particular street and environs described, shown. Factors motivating preteens outlined. [DONNY - discusses dealing.] [Drug rehab. program director Ron CLARK - notes conditions created by society.] Extent of problem noted.

Donaldson, Sam;
Nunn, Ray

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