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Capt. Medina Trial #459906

NBC Evening News for Friday, Sep 17, 1971
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(Studio) Charges against Captain Ernest L. Medina reduced from murder of 102 South Vietnam civilians to murder of 1.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Fort McPherson, Georgia) Testimony of witness Gene Oliver detailed; Judge Colonel Kenneth A. Howard reduces charge of premeditated murder of 100 civilians. [Defense attorney F. Lee Bailey - says judge reduced all intentional forms of homicide; jury must still decide if Medina negligent.] Verdict to be reached next week
REPORTER: Fred Briggs Artist: Leo Hershfield

Reporter(s):
Briggs, Fred;
Chancellor, John
Duration:
00:02:20

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