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New York City / Chambers Case #561375

NBC Evening News for Friday, Mar 25, 1988
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Robert Chambers reported pleading guilty to reduced manslaughter charge for killing New York City teen Jennifer Levin. Report introduced.

(NYC: Jennifer McLogan) Affluent backgrounds of both Chambers and Levin discussed; details given, scenes shown. Bar where Levin met Chambers shown; Levin quoted with regard to desire to have sexual encounter with Chambers. [In confession to police, CHAMBERS - says was raped and hurt.] Chambers noted claiming Levin's death accident in response to pain she was inflicting. Jurors noted being divided with regard to evidence supporting 2nd degree murder charge; details given. Levin family member quoted with regard to reduced charge. [WOMEN - express outrage with regard to reduced sentence.] Possible sentence facing Chambers discussed.

Brokaw, Tom;
McLogan, Jennifer

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