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ABC Evening News for
Sunday, Aug 17, 1997

Headline: New York, New York / Police Brutality / Louima Case

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(Studio: Carole Simpson) Report introduced.

(New York: Alexander Johnson) The case involving New York City police torture of Haitian immigrant prisoner Abner Louima updated; scenes shown of protest marchers and from the area around the 70th Police Precinct. [New York City police commissioner Howard SAFIR - comments.] [Earlier, former Governor Mario CUOMO; NYPD chief of patrols Wilbur CHATMAN - talk about the need for diversity in the police force.]

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Program Time:05:35:00 pm - 05:37:10 pm. Duration: 02:10
Reporters:Johnson, Alexander; Simpson, Carole
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Broadcast Type:Evening News Segment Type: News Content
Record Number:174922