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California / Drunk Driving #543049

NBC Evening News for Thursday, Apr 18, 1985
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REPORTER: Tom Brokaw

(Sacramento, California) Clarence Busch, recently released from parole for killing Cari Lightner in drunk driving accident, reported again arrested for drunk driving. [Carrie Lynn SINNOT - describes being hit by Busch.] His murder of Cari Lightner in 1980 recalled catalyst to mother Candy Lightner's founding Mothers Against Drunk Drivers (MADD). [LIGHTNER - questions how many times Busch will be allowed to kill and injure others before action is taken.] Busch's background and sentence for killing Lightner recalled. [March 25, 1981, BUSCH - claims he'll never drink again since he's a born again Christian.] Proximity of Candy Lightner to last night's accident noted. [LIGHTNER - thinks Busch will probably be released to drive again.]
REPORTER: Heidi Schulman

Brokaw, Tom;
Schulman, Heidi

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