NBC Evening News for Thursday, Apr 08, 1976
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(Studio) Singer Claudine Longet charged with felony manslaughter in shooting death of professional skier, Vladimir "Spider" Sabich.
REPORTER: John Chancellor
(Aspen, Colorado) Ex-husband, Andy Williams, accompanied Longet. District Attorney Frank Tucker accused her of manslaughter. She could get 10 years prison and $30,000 fine. Longet free on bond. [Defense attorney Charles WEEDMAN - says accident was tragic.] [District Attorney TUCKER - says D.A.'s office doesn't believe shooting accidental.] Hearing set for June 8.
REPORTER: Don Harris Artist: Donna Currier
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