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Ft. Smith, Arkansas / White Supremacists Trial #115405

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Apr 07, 1988
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Fort Smith, Arkansas: Ron Claiborne) Verdict in trial of white supremacists accused of plotting to overthrow government reported; details given, scenes shown. [White supremacist Louis BEAM - reacts to verdict.] [US attorney J. Michael FITZHUGH - reacts to decision.] Group Aryan Ntns. described. [White supremacist Richard BUTLER - says they want to be separate from them.] Govt. chgs. reviewed; evidence from James Ellison described. Issue of resurgence of white supremacist groups mentioned.

Claiborne, Ron;
Jennings, Peter

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