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Los Angeles, California / Police Brutality #133683

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Mar 20, 1991
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(Studio: Diane Sawyer) Report introduced.

(State Department: John McWethy) Pressure on Los Angeles police chief Daryl Gates to defend departmental policy in wake of case of videotaped police brutality featured; scenes shown from commission hearing on the Rodney King beating. [At hearing, Two CITIZENS, city council's Michael WOO, GATES - exchange views.] Report in "Los Angeles Times" that police reports downplayed King's injuries noted.

Reporter(s):
McWethy, John;
Sawyer, Diane
Duration:
00:02:00

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