CNN Evening News for Saturday, Jun 13, 1998
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(Studio: Gene Randall) Report introduced.
(Jasper, Texas: Charles Zewe) Funeral services in Jasper, Texas, for black man James Byrd, who was murdered in a race crime by three white supremacists, featured; scenes shown from the small lumber town where Byrd was dragged to death. [Voice of Jesse JACKSON - speaks.] [NAACP (National Association for the Advancement of Colored People) President Kweisi MFUME, New Black Panther Party Khalid MOHAMMED - speak out against this crime.] The three murder suspects shown.
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