ABC Evening News for Thursday, Oct 06, 1988
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.
(NYC: Richard Threlkeld) Decision by grand jury to throw out Tawana Brawley rape case on grounds it did not happen reported; review of case given, scenes shown. [Brawley advisor Al SHARPTON - accuses state of New York.] [New York state attorney general Robert ABRAMS - says allegation are untrue.] [On September 28, BRAWLEY - says she has not deceived family.] [ABRAMS - accuses Brawley's advrs. of creating racial tension.] Chgs. against Brawley attorneys C. Vernon Mason and Alton Maddox and advisor Sharpton detailed.
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