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Oklahoma City, Oklahoma / Bombing / McVeigh Execution / Final Plans / Recording Case #398932

CBS Evening News for Friday, Jun 08, 2001
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(Studio: John Roberts) Report introduced.

(Washington: Jim Stewart) Efforts to arrange the execution of convicted Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, bomber Timothy McVeigh reported; details given of a court battle over whether a group can videotape the execution. [Attorney General John ASHCROFT - says he does not want to memorialize McVeigh.]

(Studio: John Roberts) Report introduced.

(Terre Haute, IN: Byron Pitts) Interviews held with victim's father Paul Howell and McVeigh's father Bill McVeigh; amateur video shown from inside the Murrah building before the explosion. [HOWELL - says his daughter's death will always hurt; says he wants to see McVeigh dead; says he feels sorry for Bill McVeigh.] [Bill McVEIGH - says he is sorry for his son's actions.]

Pitts, Byron;
Roberts, John;
Stewart, Jim

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