CBS Evening News for Friday, Apr 18, 2003
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(Studio: Harry Smith) Report introduced.
(Kirkwood, California: John Blackstone) The story of 13-year-old snowboard champion Roger Carver, who was born extremely hyperactive due to his mother’s addiction to the illegal stimulant methamphetamine, presented; details given about the role of meth exposure in enhancing thrill-seeking; scenes shown of Roger snowboarding. [CARVER – says I’m just a kid who snowboards.] [Coach Ed McCLAIN- comments on Carver’s talent.] [Adoptive mother Terrie CARVER- talks about Roger.]
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