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Carter / Murder / Prosecution Witnesses #479097

NBC Evening News for Friday, Sep 27, 1974
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(Studio) "New York Times" reports boxer Rubin "Hurricane" Carter sent to prison on murder charges. Prosecution witnesses now say they lied about Carter being guilty.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Trenton, New Jersey) Details of murder reviewed. [Witness Alfred BELLO - says police badgered him into naming Carter and his friend as murderers.] [CARTER - believes police looked for scapegoat after murder. Plans to survive indignity of prison or not survive at all.]
REPORTER: Richard Hunt

(Studio) Carter to ask for new trial next week Prosecutor Vincent Hull denies defendants were framed.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

Chancellor, John;
Hunt, Richard

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