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Eye On America (Medicine/Law: Insurance Case) #347298

CBS Evening News for Friday, Jan 08, 1993
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Pearl River, LA: Wyatt Andrews) Conviction of Benny Milligan for insurance fraud following an incident in which he exchanged identities with his injured friend James McElveen, who had no medical insurance, examined; scenes shown from the site of McElveen's accident. [Wife Tamara MILLIGAN, Benny MILLIGAN - comment on what happened.] [Vanderbilt University Dr. Joseph ROSS - says the hospital would have taken McElveen.] [Nashville Legal Aid lawyer Gordon BONNYMAN, Families United States of America Ron POLLACK - talk about the case and insurance coverage.] [US attorney Ernest WILLIAMS - explains why the case was prosecuted.] [McELVEEN, Benny MILLIGAN - comment.]

Andrews, Wyatt;
Rather, Dan

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