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Nightline #996168

ABC Special for Friday, Jun 24, 2011

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  • A brief update by Bill Weir (ABC) re: the New York Senate’s passage earlier this evening of a bill making same-sex marriage legal there.
  • Taped segment with Lisa Stark (ABC), train passenger Justin Rhine, eye witness Jim Bickley, and police trooper Dan Lopez re: the train accident earlier today in Nevada in which a tractor trailer truck hit an Amtrak passenger train at a railroad crossing.
  • Taped segment with Dan Harris (ABC), journalist Jose Antonio Vargas, Vargas’s former high school Principal Pat Hyland, former schools superintendent Rich Fischer, Immigration and Customs Enforcement former head Julie Myers Wood, and unidentified others re: issues related to Vargas’s announcement that he has lived in the US illegally for the past eighteen years.
  • Taped segment with Neal Karlinsky (ABC), Intellectual Ventures founder Nathan Myhrvold ‡, chef Max Bilet ‡, and unidentified others re: the scientific food recipes and other inventions created by Intellectual Ventures.
  • Reporter(s):
    Stark, Lisa;
    Harris, Dan;
    Karlinsky, Neal

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