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Eye On America (Las Vegas, Nevada: A Division) #344925

CBS Evening News for Friday, Jun 19, 1992
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Las Vegas: Bob McNamara) The division in Las Vegas, NV, between haves and have-nots examined; scenes shown of riots in the city after the Rodney King verdict in Los Angeles. [Three VISITORS - comment.] [Black MAN, POLICEMAN - recall unrest.] The mostly black ghetto of west Las Vegas visited; scenes shown. [Two black RESIDENTS, NAACP (National Association for the Advancement of Colored People) Reverend Chester RICHARDSON - describe conditions here.] This city's need for answers to old urban problems, despite the bright lights and fantasy of "glitter gulch," outlined. [Policemen Steve JUNGY, Lieutenant Charlie DAVIDAITIS, county commissioner candidate Yvonne ATKINSON GATES, convention and visitors authority Manny CORTEZ - talk about the need for change.]

Reporter(s):
McNamara, Bob;
Rather, Dan
Duration:
00:04:30

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