Prison Drug Use

The center released a report saying that 80 percent of the adults in U.S. prisons are incarcerated because of criminal activity linked to… read more

The center released a report saying that 80 percent of the adults in U.S. prisons are incarcerated because of criminal activity linked to drug and alcohol abuse. The panelists urged governments, particularly the states, to spend more on prison drug treatment programs. General McCaffrey said the federal government is spending more on drug abuse prevention and treatment programs. Following their presentations, the panelists answered questions from the press. close

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Prison Drug Use

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Program ID:
98542-1
Category:
News Conference
Format:
News Conference
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jan 08, 1998 | 4:03pm EST | C-SPAN 1
Last Aired:
Jan 09, 1998 | 4:51am EST | C-SPAN 1

Airing Details

  • Jan 08, 1998 | 4:03pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Jan 08, 1998 | 6:51pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 08, 1998 | 10:37pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 09, 1998 | 2:23am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 09, 1998 | 4:51am EST | C-SPAN 1
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