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Los Angeles, California / Police Brutality / Amnesty International Investigation #340430

CBS Evening News for Monday, Sep 23, 1991
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Los Angeles: Jerry Bowen) Amnesty International's investigation of possible human rights violations by the Los Angeles police department featured; scenes shown. Excerpts shown of videotaped human rights violations in other countries and of Rodney King beating in Los Angeles. [Amnesty International Anita TIESSEN - says their goal is to determine whether it is a serious problem.] [Hispanic advisory council Gloria ROMERO, Los Angeles police commissioner Stanley SHEINBAUM, Los Angeles police chief Daryl GATES - comment on Amnesty International's investigation.] Los Angeles brutality hot line, recent killings by Los Angeles sheriff's department, community outrage mentioned. [Two CITIZENS - comment.]

Reporter(s):
Bowen, Jerry;
Rather, Dan
Duration:
00:02:20

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