ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Feb 23, 1972
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(Studio) Florida Governor Reubin Askew places 17 month moratorium on executions because of convictions against death penalty.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith
(Raiford, Florida) Death row at Florida State Prison visited. [Harold SIMON - convicted murderer, on death row for 12 years, describes fear of execution.] [Other prisoners express views on capital punishment.] Supreme Court will determine if capital punishment is constitutionally legal.
REPORTER: Gregory Jackson
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