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Fox News / Lawsuit / Rich Death #1114029

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Aug 01, 2017
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(Studio: David Muir) Report introduced.

(New York: Tom Llamas) A lawsuit against Fox News claiming links between the a false story about a murdered Democratic staffer, Seth Rich†, examined; details given about the conspiracy theory Rich leaked DNC e-mails to WikiLeaks & the Fox promotion of this story that was not true that Fox later retracted, the roles of Rod Wheeler & Republican donor Ed Butowsky in the story. [Investigator WHEELER - comments.] [May 16, voice of White House press secretary Sean SPICER - denies knowing about the DNC staffers.] [BUTOWSKY - denies speaking to anyone at the White House.] [Tokay, White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee SANDERS - denies White House involvement in the story.] The Fox response to what Wheeler is saying discussed.

Muir, David;
Llamas, Tom

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