ABC Evening News for Friday, Dec 30, 1988
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(Studio: Sam Donaldson) Report introduced.
(Moscow, USSR : David Ensor) Conviction of Yuri Churbanov, son-in-law of former Soviet president Leonid Brezhnev, for political corruption featured; details given of bribery chgs. against Churbanov and others; scenes shown from USSR ctrm. [Soviet journalist Nikolai LUTSENKO - says if Brezhnev were alive, he would be on trial, too.] Yesterday's announcement that all memorials to Brezhnev will be renamed noted. Efforts by Mikhail Gorbachev to get rid of symbols of Brezhnev's rule examined.
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