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Nightline: Crime And Punishment #649421

ABC Special for Thursday, Jun 22, 2000

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  • Live discussion with Ted Koppel (ABC), Illinois Governor George Ryan, and California Governor Gray Davis re: the death penalty, and this evening's execution of Gary Graham in Texas for murder.
  • Taped segment with Michel Martin (ABC), Texas Department of Criminal Justice Spokesman Glen Castlebury, Reverend Jesse Jackson, Mike von Fremd (ABC), Democratic presidential candidate Al Gore, Republican presidential candidate Governor George W. Bush, Texas Department of Criminal Justice spokesman Larry Fitzgerald, Dean Reynolds (ABC), and unidentified others.
  • Taped excerpts of statements by execution witnesses Mike Graczyk of the Associated Press, Lloyd Gite of KRIV-TV, and Salatheia Bryant of the "Houston Chronicle".

  • Reporter(s):
    Martin, Michel

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