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Anti-Defamation League / Spying Investigation #147498

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Apr 08, 1993
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(Studio: Sam Donaldson) Report introduced.

(San Francisco: James Walker) ABC News investigation into charges that the Anti-Defamation League of B'nai B'rith has been spying on people examined; details given of the role of two men, the ADL's Roy Bullock and former policeman Tom Gerard in the intelligence gathering. [District attorney Arlo SMITH - says information from confidential files are being used illegally.] The evidence against the ADL reviewed. [Arab-American Bassam TOTA - says he has been defamed.] Collection of information by Bullock and Gerard on those protesting the anti-apartheid policies of the South African government noted. ["Mother Jones" magazine co-founder Adam HOCHSCHALL - comments.] [Having fled to an island in the Philippines, GERARD - denies passing confidential information.] [ADL worker David GERVITZ - lists code names for other ADL undercover operatives.]

Reporter(s):
Donaldson, Sam;
Walker, James
Duration:
00:04:50

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