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Steubenville, Ohio / Rape Case #1040853

ABC Evening News for Friday, Mar 22, 2013
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(Studio: David Muir) Report introduced.

(Studio: Elizabeth Vargas) ABC News exclusive videotapes of the police interviews of witnesses to the rape by high school football players in the town of Steubenville, Ohio, presented; videos shown; details given about how the incident became a social media event watched by teens rather than reported to the police by witnesses. ["The Spitting Game" filmmaker Denice EVANS†- talks about the drunk teens.] [For "20/20," before his conviction, Ma'lik RICHMOND†- says everyone was not thinking.] The issue of legal accountability for failing to report a crime discussed.

(Studio: David Muir) Further coverage of the Steubenville story on "20/20" announced.

Muir, David;
Vargas, Elizabeth

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