From the March 1975 magazine.

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MONTREAL, QUE.--The complex relationships between various drugs, including alcohol, and crime and violence have been debated for half a century. But the links are strongest between alcohol and violent crime, a prominent psychiatrist contends.

Dr. Lionel Solursh said, "We have found the most significant relationships between psychoactive drugs and crime against property are with alcohol. In...

-- Dorothy Trainor