NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Apr 02, 1997
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.
(Midland, Texas: Jim Cummins) The impending showdown between a group of anti- government rebels in Fort Davis, Texas and law enforcement featured; details given of the Republic of Texas' claims that Texas is not a United States state. [County Sheriff Steve BAILEY - says there is going to be a showdown.] [Rebel's leader Richard McLAREN - says the annexation of Texas was illegal.] The group's outrageous legal actions and its weaponry described. [Federal judge Lucius BUNTEN - says he wants McLaren arrested.]
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