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CNN Evening News for Wednesday, Oct 23, 2013
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(Studio: Sanjay Gupta) A Connecticut's judge's ruling for the release of Michael Skakel, who was convicted in 2002 for the Martha Moxley murder in 1975, introduced; photos shown.

(New York: Deborah Feyerick) The 1975 Moxley murder reviewed; photos and house site of the crime shown; details given about the initial suspects, the charges and evidence against Skakel in 2000, who was convicted. [Mother Dorothy MOXLEY†- describes what happened in the murder.] [Skakel defense attorney Mickey SHERMAN†- cites the lack of evidence and the assumption he was guilty.]

(Studio: Sanjay Gupta) Live discussion held with Robert Kennedy, Jr., and Jeffrey Toobin about the Moxley-Skakel case. [In exclusive CNN interview, from San Francisco, KENNEDY - calls this a blessed event for the family; states Michael had a tough time in prison and he was innocent with an airtight alibi; names the three men responsible for the case against Skakel.] [In studio, TOOBIN - says Skakel had exhausted all appeals and it is astonishing his appeal was accepted.] [KENNEDY, TOOBIN - bicker about the evidence and theories of the case.]

Feyerick, Deborah;
Gupta, Sanjay

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