ABC Evening News for Thursday, Apr 29, 1999
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.
(Los Angeles: Lisa Salters) The debate in California over the state's three-strike law examined; details given of the case of Gregory Taylor, who was sentenced to 25 years for breaking into a church kitchen--his third robbery offense. [Father Alan McCOY - says Taylor broke in for food.] [California state Representative Tom HAYDEN - suggest the law only be applied to violent offenders.] [Los Angeles district attorney Gil GARCETTI - backs the law as is.]
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