ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Dec 13, 1983
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REPORTER: Peter Jennings
(Dallas, Texas) Lenell Geter, serving life sentence for robbery, said given new trial. [GETER - is excited about new trial.] Dist. attorney Henry Wade's push for new trial noted; background to Geter's arrest and conviction for crime he claims he didn't commit recalled. Acquittal last mo. of Geter's roommate Anthony Williams on similar robbery charge noted. [WADE - explains his support for new trial for Geter.] Possible course of events for Geter outlined. [Defense attorney Ed SIGEL - feels client's ordeal is over.]
REPORTER: Charles Murphy
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