CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Oct 08, 1985
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REPORTER: Dan Rather
(Philadelphia, Pennsylvania) Contd. investigation into city's handling of May confrontation with MOVE cult, resulting in destruction of local neighborhood by fire, examined; events at time reviewed. [Investigation committee chairperson William BROWN - explains focus of inquiry.] Mayor Wilson Goode recalled initially taking responsibility and later deviating from that position. [July, GOODE - believes police must assume responsibility.] [Fraternal Order of Police spokesperson Robert HURST - warns Goode of political bloodbath if he tries to use police as scapegoats.] [PEOPLE - criticize level of rhetoric; are concerned with their homes.]
REPORTER: Harold Dow
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