CNN Evening News for Thursday, Feb 26, 1998
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(Studio: Bernard Shaw) Report introduced.
(Amarillo, Texas: Greg LaMotte) Jury verdict in favor of television talk show host Oprah Winfrey in the trial brought by the Texas cattle industry because of her broadcast about mad cow disease reported; scenes shown from outside the Amarillo, Texas, courthouse steps. [WINFREY - says free speech rocks!; defends her intention to bring information to the public; admits she is off hamburgers.] [Cattleman Paul ENGLER, cattleman's attorney Joe COYNE - say beef is safe.] [Juror Fred DUNAWAY - says it was a First Amendment issue.]
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