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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania / Police Beating / Investigation #394617

CBS Evening News for Saturday, Jul 15, 2000
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(Studio: Russ Mitchell) Report introduced.

(Philadelphia: Jim Axelrod) Investigations into the police beating of a carjacking suspect in Philadelphia, where the Republican National Convention is slated to be held, featured. [Mayor John STREET - comments on the incident.] [Convention committee host David COHEN - puts out positive spin.] [Former mayor Ed RENDELL - recalls the history of the police in the late 1960s and early 1970s.] [Black Clergy of Philadelphia Reverend Vernal SIMMS - says the beating tape is not the real Philadelphia.]

Axelrod, Jim;
Mitchell, Russ

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