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Atlanta Murders #277875

CBS Evening News for Monday, Jun 22, 1981
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(Atlanta, Georgia) Arrest of Wayne Williams for murder of Nathaniel Cater, 28th victim in city's string of slayings, reported; films shown. Dist. attorney Lewis Slaton change of mind with regard to Williams' arrest following meeting with Justice Department officials, initiated by White House, noted. [SLATON - denies pressure.] Plea entered by Williams' attorney Mary Welcome mentioned. [Public safety cmsr. Lee BROWN - says investigation continues.] Marcus Wayne Chenault's arraignment here for murder of Mrs. Martin Luther King. Senior, recalled.

(Atlanta, Georgia) Williams' background examined; films shown, courtesy Hobson Productions. [Film producer Rodman PAUL - recalls Williams' knowledge of the city.]
REPORTER: David Dick

Dick, David;
Ford, Sam;
Rather, Dan

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