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Duke University / Lacrosse Rape Case #864699

NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Apr 11, 2007
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(Studio: Brian Williams) Report introduced.

(Raleigh, North Carolina: Martin Savidge) The decision by North Carolina’s attorney general to drop all charges against the Duke University lacrosse players accused of rape featured; scenes shown of players David Evans†, Collin Finnerty†† & Reade Seligmann†† at their press conference; photos shown of the accuser; details given about the unraveling of the case and criticism of district attorney Mike Nifong. [Attorney General Roy COOPER†- says the district attorney pushed forward unchecked.] [Accused student’s attorney Joseph CHESHIRE†- says these young men were, are and always have been innocent.] [EVANS, FINNERTY, SELIGMANN – speak of their ordeal.]

Williams, Brian;
Savidge, Martin

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