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Wyoming / Jahnke Case #289531

CBS Evening News for Sunday, Mar 06, 1983
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REPORTER: Morton Dean

(Cheyenne,Wyoming) Social and moral issues arising from Richard Jahnke Junior `s murder of father and role of sister, Deborah, in tragedy examined; background to November 17, 1982, killing recalled. Jahnke, Senior's brutalization of family noted. [Department of health and soc. services spokesperson Stanley TORVIK - notes outcome of such tragedies.] Testimony of wife Maria Jahnke about husband's abuse outlined. [PEOPLE - support son.] [Committee to Free Richard Jahnke spokesperson George HAIN - thinks boy would be subjected to further abuse in prison.] [Attorney Jack GAGE - opposes trying to influence judge about sentence.]
REPORTER: Derrick Blakely

Blakely, Derrick;
Dean, Morton

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