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Dallas, Texas / Police Murder Documentary #323291

CBS Evening News for Friday, Sep 02, 1988
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(Studio: Charles Kuralt) Report introduced.

(Easton, Texas: James Hattori) "The Thin Blue Line", documentary recreating death of Dallas, Texas, police ofr. Robert Wood, featured; details given, scenes shown. [Convicted murderer Randall ADAMS - says he was framed.] Adams' alibi discussed. [Film's director Errol MORRIS - says Adams should not be in prison.] [Convict David HARRIS - says he knows who killed Wood.] [Harris' friend Floyd JACKSON - says Harris admitted to killing Wood.] Harris noted changing his testimony during trial and accusing Adams of murder. [On Fox TV's "The Reporters", HARRIS - comments on night of murder.] Film's themes discussed. [MORRIS and Adams' attorney Randy SCHAFFER - say evidence was suppressed and destroyed.] Ex-prosecutor Doug. Molder quoted with regard to trial. [Dallas Cnty. district attorney John VANCE - says he'd reexamine case if evidence exists.] [ADAMS - wants new trial.]

Hattori, James;
Kuralt, Charles

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