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CNN Evening News for Monday, Jan 06, 2003
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(Studio: Aaron Brown) Report introduced.

(Newark, New Jersey: Jamie Colby) The incident in which three boys were kept in a locked basement in Newark, New Jersey, & one died featured; scenes shown from the house; details given of the charges against Sherry Murphy†, who was caring for the boys while their mother, Melinda Williams, was in jail. [Governor James McGREEVEY†- describes the treatment of the boys.] [Newark Mayor Sharpe JAMES†- outlines what the mother said.] The governor's call for an overhaul of New Jersey's child welfare system noted.

Brown, Aaron;
Colby, Jamie

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