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Eye On America (Jury Nullification) #360367

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Oct 31, 1995
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Washington: Wyatt Andrews) The issue of jury nullification by minorities who disagree with drug and other laws featured. [Juror Russell SNELLGROVE - says the black jurors were unwilling to convict another black man, Eric Bozeman, on drug charges.] [George Washington University law professor Paul BUTLER - says the drug laws are racists and black jurors have a moral responsibility not to obey the law.] [Judge Burton ROBERTS - calls Butler's statement hogwash.] [Mamie MOBLEY, attorney George LAWSON - comment.]

Reporter(s):
Andrews, Wyatt;
Rather, Dan
Duration:
00:04:10

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