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FBI Conference / New Jersey #13106

ABC Evening News for Friday, Oct 29, 1971
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(Studio) 2 day conference on FBI sponsored by Woodrow Wilson School of Public Affairs at Princeton, University and Committee for Public Justice.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(Princeton, New Jersey) Major question is whether FBI had gone too far. [Yale Law School Prof. Frank J. DONNER - calls it myth that United States always under threat of internal subversion. This myth gives FBI director greater credibility.] [Ex-FBI informer David SANNES - tells of being asked by agent Bert Carter to find those who would commit bombing. Carter planned for man who planted bomb to be killed in booby-trapped explosion; couldn't do it.] [Ex-New York Police Commissioner Vincent L. BRODERICK - says would hate to see testimony recorded with voucher to its validity.] FBI Director J. Edgar Hoover criticizes conf.
REPORTER: David Snell

Reasoner, Harry;
Snell, David

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