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(Studio) Alabama jury finds black sheriff innocent of beating prisoner.
(Tuskegee, Alabama) Macon Cnty. Sheriff Lucius Amerson 1st black sheriff in Alabama since Reconstruction era; beating incident described; jury acquits Amerson; ctroom. scene described. [AMERSON - says fact jury all-white shows race not factor in case; justice can prevail.]
|Program Time:||05:41:50 pm - 05:44:10 pm. Duration: 02:20|
|Reporters:||Dancy, John; McGee, Frank|
|Link to this page||http://tvnews.vanderbilt.edu/program.pl?ID=457754|
|Broadcast Type:||Evening News Segment Type: News Content|