NBC Evening News for Saturday, Jul 08, 2000
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(Studio: John Seigenthaler) Report introduced.
(Washington: John Palmer) Questions about the hanging death of black teenager Reynard Johnson in Kokomo, Mississippi, examined; scenes shown of a demonstration. [Rainbow/PUSH Coalition Jesse JACKSON - speaks out.] The theory that Johnson's death was a suicide outlined on screen. [NAACP (National Association for the Advancement of Colored People) President Kweisi MFUME - calls for a thorough investigation.]
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