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California / Environmentalists / Pepper Spray Attack #373297

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Nov 05, 1997
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Washington: Phil Jones) New developments in the case in which environmentalists, who were trying to save the redwood trees in California, had pepper spray placed in their eyes by police featured; new videotape shown of the protesters entering the office of Congressman Frank Riggs peacefully and not storming in as reported. [Last Friday, before Congress, RIGGS - says the protesters stormed his office.] [Later, RIGGS - attempts to defend his previous statement.]

Reporter(s):
Jones, Phil;
Rather, Dan
Duration:
00:01:50

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