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Dotson-Webb Controversy #303533

CBS Evening News for Monday, May 13, 1985
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REPORTER: Dan Rather

(Chicago, Illinois) Contd. controversy over Cathleen Crowell Webb's claim that her allegation of rape against Gary Dotson several years ago was false discussed; Dotson recalled having sentence commuted this weekend. [DOTSON - questions Governor James Thompson's decision.] [PEOPLE - offer their opinions on Webb.] [Yesterday, THOMPSON - doesn't believe Webb's recantation story.] [WEBB - explains coming forward.] [Rape cnslr. Dickelle FONDA - is satisfied with Thompson's position; explains.] Dotson and Webb mentioned preparing for their first joint broadcast appearance.
REPORTER: Frank Currier

Currier, Frank;
Rather, Dan

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