Search the Archive

Eye On America (Los Angeles Juries) #359075

CBS Evening News for Friday, Sep 23, 1994
View other clips in this broadcast →

Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws.

(Studio: Connie Chung) Report introduced.

(Oakland: John Blackstone) The stated tendency of Los Angeles juries not to return guilty verdicts examined in light of jury selection in the O.J. Simpson murder trial. [Judge Lenard LOUIE - notes that it takes only one juror to cause a mistrial.] [Jury expert Ellen LEGGETT, defense attorney Deborah LEVY - comment with regard to potential of Simpson trial jurors.] [Oakland deputy district attorney Terese DRABEC - notes an increase in hung juries.] The trial resulting in a hung jury in the case of accused murderer Tracy Lee recalled; scenes from the motion picture "Twelve Angry Men" shown. [Lee trial jurors Deneen ALLEN, Larry DOBBS, Heath CUNNINGHAM - describe their frustrations about the mistrial.] [California attorney general Dan LUNGREN - comments with regard to change he perceives in jurors.]

Reporter(s):
Blackstone, John;
Chung, Connie
Duration:
00:04:10

Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.

Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:

  • You may request a loan of this video by registering on our website and placing an order.
  • You may visit the Television News Archive on the Vanderbilt campus to view on-site from the Archive's collection.
  • If you are associated with a college or university, you may ask your library if they would like to become a sponsor, which would give students and faculty at your institution the ability to view items from our collection.

If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.