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Laramie, Wyoming / Gay Beating / Shepard Death #176478

ABC Evening News for Monday, Oct 12, 1998
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(Studio: Charles Gibson) Report introduced.

(Laramie, Wyoming: Lisa Salters) Death of gay University of Wyoming student Matt Shepard, who was beaten to death, featured; scenes shown from the campus. [In political science class, professor John PEACOCK, three CLASSMATES - remember Matt.] The renewed debate on hate crime legislation in response to Shepard's death noted. [Wyoming Governor Jim GERINGER - questions vigilante justice.] [Poudre Valley Hospital Roulon STACEY - expresses Matt's parents' view.]

Gibson, Charles;
Salters, Lisa

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