ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Mar 27, 1985
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Peter Jennings
(DC) Supreme Court ruling against police use of deadly force to stop fleeing suspects examined; case recalled stemming from death of burglary suspect Edward Garner in Memphis, Tennessee. [Police ofr. Elton HYMON - defs. shooting.] Court's claim that Tennessee law is unconstitutional discussed; opinion of Justice Byron White outlined on screen. [International Association of Chiefs of Police spokesperson Bob ANGRISANI - supports decision.] [Diana GARNER, Linda GARNER - react.]
REPORTER: Tim O'Brien Artist: Freda Reiter
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