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Death Penalty / Legal Mistakes #393926

CBS Evening News for Monday, Jun 12, 2000
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Dallas: Bob McNamara) Study results showing that serious legal errors occurred during many death penalty court cases reported; details given of scheduled executions in Texas. [Inmate Gary GRAHAM - says he is innocent.] [Former Death Row inmate Kirk BLOODSWORTH - says the system cannot be trusted.] [Texas Governor GEORGE W. BUSH - says the inmates have had access to the courts.] [Former Death Row inmate Pam PERILLO - says it is easy for people to support the death penalty.] [Columbia University School of Law James LIEBMAN - says something will go very wrong.]

McNamara, Bob;
Rather, Dan

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