CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Jan 20, 1999
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.
(Washington: Jim Stewart) Increasing numbers of executions of Death Row inmates featured; effects of more executions on other prisoners noted; prison scenes, including the execution room, shown; inmate statistics cited. [Texas prison official Larry FITZGERALD - describes the last moments of a Death Row inmate; describes execution "traditions".] [Former warden Don CABANA - says prisoners wait until their number is called; says the rate of execution will continue to rise.]
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