CBS Evening News for Thursday, Mar 03, 1988
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.
(NYC: Peter Van Sant) Houston, Texas, jury reported awarding millions to family of Sandra Black, woman killed because husband hired hit man from ad. in "Soldier of Fortune" magazine [Victim's mother Marjorie EIMANN - says feels justice was done.] [Family attorney Ronald FRANKLIN - comments on case.] Hit man John Wayne Hearn's ad illus. Murder discussed; photos shown. Jury's ruling with regard to "Soldier of Fortune"'s negligence discussed. [Juror Larry GAINEY - comments on verdict.] Mag. publisher Robert Brown quoted with regard to appeal plans. [BROWN - comments on verdict's impact.] Other crimes linked to mag. ads. discussed; scenes shown.
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