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ABC Evening News for Friday, Nov 18, 2022
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(Studio: David Muir) Report introduced.

(Washington: Pierre Thomas) The appointment of Jack Smith as special counsel by Attorney General Merrick Garland to oversee two investigation of former President Trump examined; details given about Smith's background, the January 6 Capitol Hill riot & the classified documents at Mar-A-Lago & trump's calling the move political. [GARLAND - explain appointing a special counsel: in the public interest.] [On Tuesday, TRUMP - announces he is running.] The ramping up of both investigations with more witnesses discussed.

(Studio: David Muir; studio: Dan Abrams) What the special counsel move means for Trump & it being the safe thing for Garland to do to take the politics out of it discussed.

Muir, David;
Thomas, Pierre;
Abrams, Dan

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