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Daily Difference: Crime and Punishment (Short-Timers) #581160

NBC Evening News for Thursday, Jun 13, 1991
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Dallas: Jim Cummins) Crimes by convicts released prior to completion of their sentences due to overcrowded prisons examined; case studies cited; scenes shown from Fort Worth, Texas, prison. [Houston district attorney Johnny HOLMES - says the system has broken.] [KPRC-AM Houston radio's Jon MATTHEWS, parole board's Frank EKENBERG - offer differing opinions on early release.] [Rona MILLER - opposes early release of Wesley Miller, her sister's murderer.]

Reporter(s):
Brokaw, Tom;
Cummins, Jim
Duration:
00:03:30

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