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Palermo / Mafia Trial #314341

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Feb 17, 1987
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Palermo, Italy: Mark Phillips) Italy's ongoing mass Mafia trial noted; Mafia's continued control of life here examined as illustrated by mob's murder of butcher and staff. Details given, scenes shown. Significance of Pietro Quadrocci's effort to have husband's killers tried discussed. Recent murder of child Claudio Domino thought in retaliation for his father's lack of cooperation with Mafia. [Journalist Andrea PURGATORI - cites increase difficulty in finding witnesses.] Family and neighbors said ostracizing Quadrocci for her efforts; son's comment cited as example

Phillips, Mark;
Rather, Dan

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