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America Close Up (Death Penalty) #592424

NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Apr 21, 1993
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Atlanta: Kenley Jones) The issue of the death penalty in America examined; Death Penalty Information Center's poll findings cited. [Anti-death penalty Richard DIETER, pro-death penalty Paul KAMINAR - offer differing opinions on capital punishment.] The case of accused Atlanta murderer Kim McMichen cited as an example of the cost of death penalty trials. The alternative of life imprisonment examined. [Attorney Mandy WELCH, her client, convicted murderer Gary GRANT, juror Dennis GRAHAM - comment on the legal system.] Recent release of Alabama death row inmate Walter McMillian recalled.

Brokaw, Tom;
Jones, Kenley

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