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Dallas, Texas / Railey Case #319757

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Feb 11, 1988
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Dallas, Texas: Bob McNamara) Dallas Methodist minister Walker Railey featured. Wife Peggy Railey reported found by husband strangled and remains in coma. [RAILEY - says didn't do anything to wife.] Railey noted attempting suicide and taking Fifth Amendment during grand jury's investigation of crime. [Prosecuting attorney Norman KINNE - says Railey refuses to answer questions.] Railey reported being tracked to San Francisco, California, mail drop and house where he met Dallas lover Lucy Papillon; scenes shown. Peggy Railey's family reported charging Railey with attempted murder in civil suit. [Victim's family attorney A.W. ARNOLD - comments on family's position.] Charges quoted on screen. [KINNE - refutes Railey's alibis.] Case noted not being tried for years

McNamara, Bob;
Rather, Dan

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