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Crime: Cole Rape Case #921090

ABC Evening News for Saturday, Feb 07, 2009
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(Studio: David Muir) Report introduced.

(Austin: Ryan Owens) The case of former Texas Tech student Tim Cole†, who died in 1999 of an asthma attack in prison while serving time for a rape he did not commit in 1985, reviewed; scenes shown; details given about Jerry Johnson†'s efforts to confess to the crime since 1995. [Travis County district Judge Charles BAIRD†- declares Cole exonerated.] [Cole's mother Ruby SESSION†- says Tim hopes for exoneration.] [Rape victim Michele MALIN††- says she will always blame herself.]

Muir, David;
Owens, Ryan

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