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Duke University / Rape Case / Nifong #873691

NBC Evening News for Friday, Jun 15, 2007
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(Studio: Lester Holt) Report introduced.

(Raleigh: Ron Mott) Durham, North Carolina, district attorney Mike Nifong’s disciplinary hearing for his handling of the Duke University lacrosse team rape case featured; details given about his surprise resignation and the state bar’s allegations. [Accused player Reade SELIGMANN†- recounts telling his mother he was a suspect.] [NIFONG – says he’s always been willing to take responsibility.] [State bar prosecutor Katherine JEAN†- describes the standard practice regarding DNA tests.]

(Studio: Lester Holt; Los Angeles: Dan Abrams) The impact of Nifong’s concessions to the panel and his statements outside the court discussed.

Holt, Lester;
Mott, Ron;
Abrams, Dan

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