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Weekend Perspective (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: Convention Security) #394905

CBS Evening News for Saturday, Jul 29, 2000
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(Studio: Thalia Assuras) Police security measures at the Republican National Convention in Philadelphia featured; scenes shown from workshops for demonstrators. [Police commissioner John TIMONEY - guarantees officers will act in defense only.] [Protest organizer Jennifer KRILL - says we have freedom to speak out.] [Protest organizer Patrick REINSBOROUGH - questions police tactics against peaceful protesters.] The controversy over the use of pepper spray outlined. [Amnesty International Curt GOERING - lists the symptoms after pepper spraying.] [TIMONEY - says pepper spray is non-lethal.]

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