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Nightline: Random Acts of Violence #648464

ABC Special for Thursday, Jan 16, 1997

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  • Live discussion with Cokie Roberts (ABC), criminologist Alfred Blumstein, murder victim's father Mark Klaas, and former Washington (DC) Mayor Sharon Pratt Kelly re: random violence in the US, including the murder last night of entertainer Bill Cosby's son Ennis.
  • Taped segment with Chris Bury (ABC), Los Angeles (California) Police Department Commander Tim McBride, Cosby, crime writer James Ellroy, Delano Foster of Washington (DC) Crime Victims Assistance, Blumstein, and unidentified others.
  • Update by Roberts re: balloonist Steve Fossett's attempt to circumnavigate the earth by balloon.

  • Reporter(s):
    Bury, Chris

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