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Georgia / Death Penalty / Davis Case #1007228

CBS Evening News for Monday, Sep 19, 2011
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(Studio: Scott Pelley) Report introduced.

(Savannah, Georgia: Mark Strassmann) Clemency requests for Troy Davis, who is on death row for murdering police officer Mark MacPhail†† as he was trying to stop the beating of homeless man Larry Young, featured; details given about how the witnesses have recanted; scenes shown of a rally for Davis. [Davis’s nephew DeJaun DAVIS-CORREIA††, MacPhail’s son Mark MacPHAIL – offer views on Troy’s conviction.] [In 2007, YOUNG – says he doesn’t know who killed the officer.]

Pelley, Scott;
Strassmann, Mark

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