CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Mar 13, 1979
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(Studio) Utah execution of Gary Gilmore in 1977 recalled; status of death row inmates, according to ACLU, stated.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd
(Holman Prison, Alabama) 1977 murder confession of John Louis Evans recalled; tape shown. [EVANS - testifies.] Evans' appeal to Alabama supreme court with regard to death sentence noted; film shown. [EVANS - comments.] Scheduled execution noted.
REPORTER: Bruce Hall (WKRG-TV ctroom. tape)
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