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Tulia, Texas / Conviction Controversy #730968

CBS Evening News for Monday, Jun 16, 2003
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Tulia, Texas: Lee Cowan) The release of 12 prisoners who were jailed in Tulia, Texas, based on questionable testimony from undercover agent Tom Coleman, who has been accused of racial prejudice and perjury, featured; details given about the 1999 drug bust; scenes shown of the men reuniting with families. [Wrongly convicted Christopher JACKSON†, Benny ROBINSON- react, comment on Coleman.] NOTE - Local weather bulletin on screen.

Reporter(s):
Rather, Dan;
Cowan, Lee
Duration:
00:02:10

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