John Linley Frazier Trial: Sanity Phase

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KRON news footage from December 2nd 1971 with reporter Frank Johnstone in Redwood City, featuring brief scenes of John Linley Frazier being led away by courthouse security (with half his head shaved), where the sanity phase of his trial on five counts of first degree murder for an incident 12 months ago in Soquel, CA is being held. Note that Frazier was judged to be sane, sentenced to the death penalty and eventually hung himself in jail on August 13, 2009. Opening graphic designed by Carrie Hawks.

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16mm color magnetic sound film
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Nexstar Media Group, Inc.
Type of material
local newsfilm
KRON 2888-3

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