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New York, New York / Police Brutality / Louima Case #387588

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, May 25, 1999
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(New York: Jacqueline Adams) Guilty plea by New York police officer Justin Volpe and his subsequent firing for the brutal assault on Haitian immigrant Abner Louima reported; courtroom sketches shown. [Civil rights activist Reverend Al SHARPTON - talks about the case.] [Volpe's attorney Marvyn KORNBERG - says pleading guilty is a sufficient apology.] [New York City Mayor Rudolph GIULIANI - says the case destroyed the myth of the "blue wall of silence."] (Artist: Jane Rosenberg)

Adams, Jacqueline;
Rather, Dan

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