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Police / Strip Searches / New York, New York, Lawsuit #194817

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Jan 10, 2001
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(New York: John Miller) Class action lawsuits brought by victims of police strip searches following minor offenses featured; details given of the multi-million dollar settlement in New York. [Bostonian Joanne MANISCALCI, Kentuckian Betty SHOWALTER, New Yorker Carlos MORALES - describe their reactions to being strip searched.] [Boston plaintiffs' attorney Howard FRIEDMAN - says there have been unconstitutional policies for years.] [New York plaintiffs' attorney Richard EMERY - comments on the degrading policies.]

Jennings, Peter;
Miller, John

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