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Los Angeles, California / Police Brutality #133620

ABC Evening News for Monday, Mar 18, 1991
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(Studio: Ted Koppel) Report introduced.

(Los Angeles: Judy Muller) Release of police communications from the night in which Los Angeles police officers beat a black motorist featured; videotape of beating shown; officers' communications outlined on screen. Rousing police reception for chief Daryl Gates, who is being pressured to resign, shown. [GATES - talks about the victim Rodney King's case; adds he will stay on the job.]

(Studio: Ted Koppel) Gates' comment on the "gorillas in the mist" communication added.

Koppel, Ted;
Muller, Judy

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