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A Closer Look (Judges in Danger) #790293

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, May 18, 2005
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(Studio: Charles Gibson) A closer look at when anger against judges spills over into violence introduced.

(Chicago: Dean Reynolds) The increased danger for those serving on the bench featured; excerpt played from a Parkville, Missouri, police audiotape in which a man railed against a judge. [Conservative columnist Phyllis SCHAFLY†- speaks against "judicial arrogance."] [Senator John CORNYN†; May 1, televangelist Pat ROBERTSON - speak against judges.] [Before Congress, US District Court Judge Joan LEFKOW†- speaks against disrespecting judges & about judges deciding on legal cases.] The February murder of Lefkow's father & mother in Chicago recalled.

Reporter(s):
Gibson, Charles;
Reynolds, Dean
Duration:
00:02:40

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