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CBS Evening News for Tuesday, May 22, 1990
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Angola, LA: James Hattori) Wilbert Rideau, self-taught editor of award-winning magazine, the "Angolite", published at Louisiana State Penitentiary, Angola, LA, and his struggle to gain parole featured; scenes shown from Rideau's confession to murder. [RIDEAU - comments on his work.] [Governor Charles (Buddy) ROEMER - says he will probably deny clemency again, despite recommendations by pardons board.] [Loyola University Linda LaBRANCHE - comments on unfairness.]

Hattori, James;
Rather, Dan

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