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Idaho / Ruby Ridge / Murder Indictments #175022

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Aug 21, 1997
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Washington: Tim O'Brien) Murder indictments in Idaho for the shootings during the FBI siege of the Ruby Ridge home of white separatist Randy Weaver examined. [Weaver's friend Kevin HARRIS - admits he likely killed deputy marshall William Degan.] [Harris lawyer David NEVIN - complains.] The Justice Department decision not to charge FBI agent Lon Horiuchi for the shooting of Vicki Weaver recalled. [Boundary County prosecutor Denise WOODBURY - comments on charging Horiuchi.] The reaction of FBI director Louis Freeh to the charges quoted.

Jennings, Peter;
O'Brien, Tim

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