ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Jul 27, 1999
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.
(Tucson: James Walker) The role of bounty hunters in tracking down bail jumpers featured; scenes shown of bounty hunters making arrests. [Attorney Jonathan DRIMMER - says bounty hunters track down fugitives at no cost.] The lack of state regulation of bounty hunters noted. [Bounty hunter Jeff STANLEY - cites the lack of requirements or constraints.] [Industry spokesman Bob BURTON, Representative Asa HUTCHINSON - comment on felons as bounty hunters.] Examples of abuse by bounty hunters recounted. [Victim Pamela READ - tells about abuse.]
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