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Iran/Contra Affair / North Trial #120915

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Feb 09, 1989
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(Studio: Peter Jennings ) Report introduced.

(DC: Tim O'Brien) Seating of jury in trial of Oliver North for his role in Iran/Contra affair reported; details given of makeup of jury, scenes shown. Cartoons satirizing jury detailed, shown. [Georgetown law center Paul ROTHSTEIN - discusses jurors who are uninformed, but may show intelligence.] Justice Department challenge to Judge Gerhard Gesell's stance on classified information reported [Assistant attorney general Edward DENNIS - comments on issue of classified information being revealed at trial.] (Artist: Aggie Whelan Kenny)

Reporter(s):
O'Brien, Tim;
Jennings, Peter
Duration:
00:01:50

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