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Gilmore / Barrett / Life, Death Struggle #40857

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Nov 18, 1976
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(Studio) In UT, convicted murderer Gary Gilmore back on death row in state prison following suicide attempt.
REPORTER: Barbara Walters

(UT State Prison) Gilmore rushed back to prison in police convoy. Gilmore tells escort he's sick of events; wants to get it over with. Nicole Barrett, Gilmore's girlfriend, now out of coma following suicide attempt also. [Nicole's DR. - describes patient's reaction after coming out of coma.] Gilmore to have no contact with other inmates now that he's in prison again. [Prison OFFICIAL - says no physical contact to be allowed between Gilmore and relatives or attorney] All plans for Gilmore's requested execution complete if UT's board of pardons decides to allow it.
REPORTER: Greg Dobbs

(Studio) Nicole's mother Kathryn Baker says she knew daughter and Gilmore were planning suicide but couldn't talk her out of it. Calls Gilmore another Charles Manson.
REPORTER: Barbara Walters

Dobbs, Greg;
Walters, Barbara

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