Search the Archive

Brazil / Homeless Children / Police Murder Trial #406696

CNN Evening News for Monday, Apr 29, 1996
View other clips in this broadcast →

Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws.

(Studio: Jeanne Meserve) Protests shown outside the courthouse in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, where police are being tried for the murder of homeless children.

(Rio de Janeiro: Marina Mirabella) The plight of Rio's street children featured; scenes shown from the site of the city's worst massacre of sleeping, homeless children. [Street children's advocate Yvonne BERZERRA de MELLO - says this is the first trial of police.] [Human rights advocate Ivanir DOS SANTOS - (thru translator) says the extermination of street children is increasing.]

Reporter(s):
Meserve, Jeanne;
Mirabella, Marina
Duration:
00:02:30

Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.

Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:

  • You may request a loan of this video by registering on our website and placing an order.
  • You may visit the Television News Archive on the Vanderbilt campus to view on-site from the Archive's collection.
  • If you are associated with a college or university, you may ask your library if they would like to become a sponsor, which would give students and faculty at your institution the ability to view items from our collection.

If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.