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CBS Evening News for
Monday, Jun 23, 1986

Headline: Maryland / Bias Funeral

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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(DC: Eric Engberg) Maryland funeral for basketball star Len Bias and focus of investigation into his death from cocaine overdose examined; scenes shown. [State attorney Arthur MARSHALL - cites basis of grand jury inquiry.] Details outlined on screen. Probability coach Charles "Lefty" Driesell will be called as witness mentioned. [Sociologist Harry EDWARDS - cites socioecon. factors affecting instant stardom of black athletes.] [Student Al KERR - recalls Bias.]

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Program Time:05:44:00 pm - 05:46:20 pm. Duration: 02:20
Reporters:Engberg, Eric; Rather, Dan
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Broadcast Type:Evening News Segment Type: News Content
Record Number:310478