NBC Evening News for Thursday, Jan 07, 1988
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.
(Miami, Florida: Noah Nelson) Florida judge Ellen "Maximum" Morphonios featured; details given of heavy prison sentences, scenes shown. [MORPHONIOS - discusses giving day care robber 1,700 years] Morphonios' views on punishment discussed. Morphonios noted sentencing former Miami Dolphin Eugene "Mercury" Morris; scenes shown. [MORRIS - comments on Morphonios.] [MORPHONIOS - comments on being role model.] Morphonios shown firing gun. Morphonios shown signing search warrant. [Assistant state attorney Ron GAINOR - comments on Morphonios.] Morphonios' beauty queen awards shown and personal life discussed. [MORPHONIOS - warns suspects in ctroom.]
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