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Los Angeles, California / Black-Korean Tension #578578

NBC Evening News for Thursday, Nov 21, 1991
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Los Angeles: Keith Morrison) Tension in Los Angeles between blacks and Koreans featured; details given; excerpt shown of security camera videotape of scuffle between black teen Latasha Harlins and Korean store owner Soon Ja Du which ended with Du shooting Harlins. Reaction by blacks to Judge Joyce Karlin's minimum sentence noted. [African American Catholic congregation Reverend George STALLINGS, Brotherhood Crusade Danny BAKEWELL - make angry speeches.] [District attorney Ira REINER - repudiates Karlin.] [Defense Attorney's Association John YZURDIARGA - responds to Reiner's comments.] Scenes shown of black demonstrators.

Reporter(s):
Brokaw, Tom;
Morrison, Keith
Duration:
00:02:20

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