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Miami / Alvarez Trial #296238

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Mar 07, 1984
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(Miami, Florida) Testimony today of Miami police ofr. Luis Alvarez in his manslaughter trial stemming from shooting of Nevell Johnson examined. [ALVAREZ - recalls incident.] 1982 riots following Johnson's death recalled; no. white police officers chgd. with shooting blacks here mentioned. [Community relations board spokesperson Roger HAMRICK - describes tension.] Bd.'s effort to ease tension described, discussed. [HAMRICK and RESIDENTS - discuss situation.] [Bd. spokesperson Kelsey DORSETT - calls for rechanneling rage.] [MAN - feels justice by violence is acceptable.]
REPORTER: Richard Schlesinger

Rather, Dan;
Schlesinger, Richard

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