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Fairfield, California / Murder Trial #188879

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Jan 20, 2000
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Fairfield, California: Brian Rooney) The California trial of Justin Pacheco and David Moreno for the murder of Jeremiah English during a gang fight in Vacaville, California, featured; details given about the crime, the theory of murder by "provocative acts" and the racist implications of the case. [In court, Chad O'CONNELL - admits the stabbing.] [Center on Criminal and Juvenile Justice Dan MACALLAIR - says this case defies logic.] [Defense lawyer Dan HEALY - says the white killer is free while two Hispanics are locked up!] [Defendant's mother Joann PACHECO - comments.]

Jennings, Peter;
Rooney, Brian

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