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New York City / Subway Gunman #300289

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Jan 09, 1985
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(NYC) National reaction to Bernhard Goetz's confessed shooting of alleged muggers on New York City subway last month examined; his release on bail noted. [GOETZ - thanks supporters.] [PEOPLE - praises Goetz's actions.] [Georgia Sheriff Ken. SEABOLT - explains establishing Goetz defense fund.] Society's growing sense that government has violated its social contract with citizens to provide law and order detailed. [Congress of Racial Equality spokesperson Roy INNIS - considers options available to society to protect self.] [Mayor Ed KOCH - acknowledges society's frustration over crime.] Justice Department statistics on nationwide felony arrests resulting in prison terms graphed on screen. [National Youth Mvt. spokesperson Reverend Al SHARPTON - considers Goetz a criminal.] [WOMAN - is tired of crime on subways.] [Criminologist George KELLING - considers psychology underlying Goetz case.] Condition of one of Goetz's victims mentioned. [Voice of WOMAN - defs. Goetz.]
REPORTER: Bernard Goldberg

Goldberg, Bernard;
Rather, Dan

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