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Supreme Court / Entrapment / Jacobson Case #344127

CBS Evening News for Monday, Apr 06, 1992
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Supreme Court: Rita Braver) Today's Supreme Court ruling on the case of Keith Jacobson, who was lured into purchasing child pornography in a government sting operation, featured; details of case given; "60 Minutes" excerpt shown. [JACOBSON - says he's law abiding.] [US Postal Service Daniel MIHALKO - comments on Jacobson.] [In February, JACOBSON - says he was entrapped.] Positions of Justices David Souter and Clarence Thomas on the case noted; Justice Byron White quoted.

Reporter(s):
Braver, Rita;
Rather, Dan
Duration:
00:02:10

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