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Michigan Nurses' Conviction Overturned #249957

CBS Evening News for Monday, Dec 19, 1977
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(Studio) Federal judge's granting of new trial to nurses Filipina Narciso and Leonora Perez, convicted in summer of poisoning of patients in Ann Arbor, Michigan, Veterans Administration Hospital, reported.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Detroit, Michigan) Details of Judge Philip Pratt's ruling given; mentioned in decision among other acts of misconduct by prosecution are statements of prosecutor Richard Yanks. Nurses' Ann Arbor news conference cited. [Filipina NARCISO - is happy and all worries will be taken care of after holidays.] [Leonora PEREZ - is 1st happy Christmas she's had in 2 years]
REPORTER: Chris Kelley Unsigned sketches

Cronkite, Walter;
Kelley, Chris

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