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Berkowitz #257953

CBS Evening News for Monday, May 22, 1978
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(Studio) Report on abortive hearing for sentencing of David Berkowitz on conviction of Son of Sam killings.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(NYC) Details given of Berkowitz' actions that disrupted sentencing hearing and caused it to be delayed so that further psychiatric tests can be run on convicted killer. Reactions to Berkowitz' statements by victim Stacy Moskowitz' mother, Mrs. Neysa Moskowitz, and Berkowitz victim Robert Violante described; reaction of victim Donna DiMasi to delay in sentencing reported [DiMASI - felt like killing Berkowitz; says his actions were an act.] [VIOLANTE - describes his anger in ctroom.] Bronx district attorney Mario Marola's arguments for sentencing outlined; new sentencing date mentioned.
REPORTER: Steve Young Artist: John Hart

Cronkite, Walter;
Young, Steve

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