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Biaggi / Indictment #108007

ABC Evening News for Monday, Mar 16, 1987
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(Studio: Tom Jarriel) Report introduced.

(NYC: Bill O'Reilly) Indictment of Representative Mario Biaggi for bribery and conspiracy reported; details given, scenes shown. [US attorney Andrew MALONEY - regrets situation.] Govt.'s allegations said focusing on Biaggi's alleged acceptance of gifts from Coastal Dry Dock and Repair Corporation investor Meade Esposito. [BIAGGI - denies guilt.] [New York City FBI chief Thomas SHEER - considers city cancerous.] Extent of corruption within New York City government said illustrated by past convictions and/or indictments of Stanley Friedman, Don. Manes, Stanley Simon; details given.

Jarriel, Tom;
O'Reilly, Bill

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