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Wayne Williams murder verdict in Atlanta

Title
Wayne Williams murder verdict in Atlanta
Genre
News report; Interview; Vox pop
TX Date
1 Mar 1982
Year of production
1982
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Duration
00:04:24
Description
Andrew Manderstam reports on the guilty verdict delivered to Wayne Williams for murdering 28 young people in Atlanta, Georgia. Speaking are: Alvin Binder, defence lawyer; Camille Bell, mother of victim Yusef Bell; District Attorney Lewis Slayton; Homer Williams, father of murderer. Also includes vox pop with local residents.
Contributors
Andrew Manderstam; Camille Bell; Lewis Slayton; Homer Williams
Keywords
USA; Homicide; Murderers; Murder trials; Black peoples; Imprisonment; Trials; Georgia; Sentencing; Verdicts; Atlanta; Wayne Williams

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