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FBI Crime Lab Investigation / Oklahoma City Bombing #617846

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Apr 15, 1997
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Washington: Pete Williams) Results from the government's investigation into flawed work and tainted evidence at the FBI crime lab featured; details given of the deficient policies and practices at the laboratory [Justice Department Inspector General Michael BROMWICH - says they found multiple flaws in high profile cases and practices that need to be changed.] [FBI deputy general counsel Jim MADDOCK - says they are reviewing old cases.] [Defense lawyer Barry SCHECK - says people are paying attention.] [Whistleblower and FBI agent Frederic WHITEHURST - comments.]

(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Denver: Roger O'Neil) How tainted evidence at the FBI lab will affect the Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, bombing case outlined. [Defendant Timothy McVeigh attorney Stephen JONES - says the inspector general's report will help his case.] [NBC consultant Larry POZNER, former prosecutor Abbe LOWELL - comment on the report's impact on the case.]

Brokaw, Tom;
O'Neil, Roger;
Williams, Pete

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