ABC Evening News for Sunday, Jul 30, 1989
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(Studio: Sam Donaldson) Report introduced.
(DC: Cokie Roberts) Impeachment trial in Senate for Judge Alcee Hastings featured; scenes shown from Senator; details given of impeachment process for federal judges; twelve prior judges who were impeached named on screen. [Senator Jeff BINGAMEN - discusses impeachment procedure.] Recent cases of judges Harry Claiborne and Walter Nixon reviewed. Time-consuming nature of impeachment process reviewed. [BINGAMEN - says Senators spend too much time on these cases.]
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