A year ago, "48 Hours" was going to run a pro-rodeo
story. We thought that the protests had caused CBS to cancel the show.
However, the rodeo story will be aired on "48 Hours" on Friday, December
28th. Featured will be a champion calf roper. Calf roping causes most of
the animal deaths in rodeo. Some stock contractors say that they lose
50% of the calves from stress and disease before they even get to the
Currently, the International Olympic Committee is
looking into the issue of the rodeo being held with the Olympic Games in
Salt Lake City in February.
Please write to CBS and tell them to stop the "48 Hours"
story on rodeo.
Charles Stevenson, Producer
Katie Boyle, Producer
524 W. 57th Street
New York, NY 10019
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