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Spokane, Washington / West #789507

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, May 10, 2005
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(Studio: Charles Gibson) Report introduced. Note: local weather bulletin on screen.

(Seattle: Neal Karlinsky) The allegations against Republican conservative Spokane Mayor Jim West that he molested young boys in the 1970s & offered political favors to men he met on a gay Website examined; details given from the "Spokesman-Review" newspaper that broke the story. [Two city COUNCILWOMEN, Gay & Lesbian Task Force MAN - call for West to step down.] [MAN, gay man Ryen OELRICH††- say West offered an internship.] [WEST - asks the people to reserve judgment.]

Gibson, Charles;
Karlinsky, Neal

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