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CBS Evening News for Sunday, Apr 01, 1990
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(Studio: Connie Chung) Report introduced.

(San Quentin: Ron Allen) Preparations in California for execution of convicted murderer Robert Alton Harris featured. [California attorney general John VAN de KAMP - urges Supreme Court to bring case to an end.] [US appeals court Judge John NOONAN - says defense has raised new claims.] Review of Harris case given. [San Diego police department Detective Steve BAKER - describes Harris' actions after murders.] [On KFMB radio interview, HARRIS - talks about death.] [Victim's uncle Bill STALDER - says he wants justice.] Issue of capital punishment discussed. [University of California, Davis, John POULOS - comments on mainstream criminal justice.] (Artist: Joan Lynch)

Allen, Ron;
Chung, Connie

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