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Bishop Execution #260663

CBS Evening News for Sunday, Oct 21, 1979
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(Studio) Executions of Gary Gilmore and John Spinkelink recalled. Report re: expected execution of Jesse Bishop introduced
REPORTER: Morton Dean

(Carson City, NV) Gas chamber shown. ACLU (American Civil Liberties Union) attempts to prevent execution noted. [NV Supreme Court Chief Justice John MOWBRAY - reads decision permitting execution of Bishop.] [Jesse BISHOP (August 21, 1979, interview) - explains why he will not fight against his execution.]
REPORTER: Harold Dow

Reporter(s):
Dean, Morton;
Dow, Harold
Duration:
00:02:20

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