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Los Angeles, California / King Beating Case Trial / Closing Arguments / The City Prepares #592706

NBC Evening News for Friday, Apr 09, 1993
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Los Angeles: Star Jones) Closing arguments at the trial of four Los Angeles policemen accused of beating Rodney King featured; summation of defense attorney Michael Stone reviewed and quoted while artist's sketches and March 3, 1991, videotape shown. [Outside court, STONE - comments.] [On "Today", state trial jury foreperson Dorothy BAILEY - says the prosecution has been more aggressive in this trial.] The two trials compared.

(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Los Angeles: George Lewis) Preparations in the community of Los Angeles for a post-trial reaction featured; scenes shown from the Koreatown section and elsewhere across the city. [Governor Pete WILSON, store OWNER; on radio call-in show, police chief Willie WILLIAMS, telephone CALLER; community activist Oscar ANDRADE, Cardinal Roger MAHONY - comment.]

Brokaw, Tom;
Jones, Star;
Lewis, George

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