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Jackson / Child Molestation Charges #744297

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Dec 18, 2003
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Santa Maria, California: Jerry Bowen) The filing of formal charges against singer Michael Jackson for child molestation featured; scenes shown of documents being handed to the court clerk in Santa Maria, California; charges outlined; details given about conflicting statements by children in sexual abuse cases. [Santa Barbara County, California, district attorney Thomas SNEDDON†- announces the charges.] [Former federal prosecutor Laurie LEVENSON†- comments on the severity of the charges.] [Child therapist Matis ABRAMS†- says children may be frightened by the pressure.] [Jackson’s attorney Mark GERAGOS†- responds.]

Reporter(s):
Rather, Dan;
Bowen, Jerry
Duration:
00:02:20

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