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CBS Evening News for Friday, Sep 27, 1974
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(Studio) New Jersey public defender Stanley Van Ness to seek new trials for once-prominent boxer and friend convicted of murder in `66.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(Trenton, New Jersey) Rubin "Hurricane" Carter and John Artis convicted of murders, but now chief accusers change story. [CARTER - refuses to say he's a criminal.] [Witness Alfred BELLO - says he was never sure 2 black males were Carter and Artis.] [Prosecutor Vincent HULL - denies he coerced false or perjured statements for testimony.] [Homicide detective Lieutenant Vincent De SIMONE - says he never pressured prosecution witness.] [CARTER - conts. to wage fight against imprisonment.]
REPORTER: Bob McNamara

McNamara, Bob;
Mudd, Roger

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