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Miami / Riots #66947

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Jul 09, 1980
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(Studio) United States Commission on Civil Rights reported calling for stronger government action to end unlawful police conduct; recommendations said due to Miami riots.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

(DC) Miami riots recalled starting after acquittal of 4 police officers in beating death of Arthur McDuffie; findings of Civil Rights Cmsn. outlined. [Commission chairperson Arthur FLEMMING - comments.] Cmsn.'s recommendations listed on screen; commission said making recommendations to Congress after September hearing on state of civil rights in the nation
REPORTER: George Strait

(Studio) Response to commission report by Miami NAACP (National Association for the Advancement of Colored People) , police department reported.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

Reynolds, Frank;
Strait, George

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