CBS Evening News for Monday, Dec 19, 1988
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.
(Dallas, Texas: James Hattori) Dallas county judge Jack Hampton reported giving light sentence to teenager Richard Bednarski who murdered 2 homosexuals; details given of ensuing controversy, scenes shown. [Gay activist Al CALKIN - calls Hampton a bigot.] Judge Hampton quoted on screen with regard to incident. [Hampton spokesperson Bill RICE - defends Hampton.] [Organizer Kay VINSON - comments.] Texas commission on judicial conduct reported investigating Hampton's actions.
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