CBS Evening News for Sunday, May 17, 1981
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(Studio) Tidewater conference reported Violent crime said conference concern.
REPORTER: Morton Dean
(Easton, MD) Scenes shown. [Representative William DICKINSON - calls for jail sentences.] [Representative Robert McCLORY - doubts wisdom of discussing jail sentence.] [DICKINSON speaks of gun use in crimes.] [Representative Bob LIVINGSTON - calls for capital punishments in crimes resulting in death.] [Representative Arlen ERDAHL - notes that those executed often are not white.] Convention said voting for capital punishment for crimes as described and for other stricter measures.
REPORTER: Bruce Morton
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