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War on Drugs, Part 1 (1987)

Louisiana: The State We're In



Genre: Newsmagazine

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 1987-01-23

Duration: 00:06:48

Subjects: Health | Drug addiction | Drugs


  • Hinton, Rob Host
  • Goodson, Linda Interviewee
  • Emmons, Frank Interviewee


This segment from the January 23, 1987, episode of the series “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features the first part of Rob Hinton’s report on the war on drugs in Louisiana. He interviews Linda Goodson, age 16, and Frank Emmons, age 18, who discuss their drug and alcohol addictions and why they decided to seek treatment.