NBC Evening News for
Wednesday, Dec 20, 1978


Headline: Henley / Texas Murder Case

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(Studio) Conviction of Elmer Wayne Henley in Texas in 1974 for participation in homosexual ring murders recalled. Texas appeals court's overturning of that conviction reported.
REPORTER: David Brinkley

(Houston, Texas) Details about Henley's alleged involvement in 27 murder cases given. Films shown. [HENLEY - talks to mother over reporter's mobile telephone.] Involvement of Henley's friend, Dean Corll, who allegedly lured teenage boys into home, sexually molested, tortured and killed them mentioned. Henley's reported murder of Corll stated. Mvt. of his trial from Houston to San Antonio noted. Appeals court ruling outlined.
REPORTER: George Lewis (KPRC-TV newsfilm, Houston)

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Program Time:05:41:10 pm - 05:43:00 pm. Duration: 01:50
Reporters:Brinkley, David
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Record Number:497125