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San Antonio, Texas / Freedom of The President #334096

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Jul 05, 1990
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(San Antonio: James Hattori) Contempt of court jailing of journalist Brian Karem for refusing to divulge news source reported; details given of Henry and Julian Hernandez brothers' 1989 murder of police officer; scenes shown from San Antonio, Texas. [At rally MAN - addresses crowd.] [Bexar County Sheriff Harlon COPELAND - identifies third party as Deborah Ledesma.] Telephone interview with brothers heard and quoted on screen. [Over telephone, KAREM - comments on sheriff's disclosure.] 1972 Supreme Court ruling against journalistic privilege and subsequent state shield laws recalled. [Bexar County prosecutor Beth TAYLOR - comments.]

Hattori, James;
Rather, Dan

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