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Gibson Arrest / Anti-Semitic Remarks #838928

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Aug 01, 2006
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(Studio: Bob Schieffer) Report introduced.

(Hollywood: Vince Gonzales) The damage to actor Mel Gibson’s career after he made anti-Semitic remarks during a drunk driving arrest featured; Gibson’s statement & the arresting deputy James Mee†’s notes quoted; Gibson’s commercial for the Los Angeles Sheriff’s Department shown. [Anti-Defamation League national director Abraham FOXMAN†- says these are PR words.] [In 2004 interview, GIBSON – denies he is anti-Semitic.] [MEE – vows to go public with what happened during the arrest.] [Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department Chief Bill McSWEENEY†- comments on the investigation into whether the arrest report was sanitized.]

Schieffer, Bob;
Gonzales, Vince

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