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UMW / Boyle / Pension Fund #15276

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Apr 29, 1971
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(Studio) Federal Dist. Court Judge orders UMW (United Mine Workers of America, International Union) President Tony Boyle to step down, as trustee, for mismanagement of union pension funds.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

(West Virginia) Duffy Raines unable to get pension from union at age 71. [RAINES - says doesn't know why didn't get pension; paid dues from age 32 to 63.] [Roy GRIFFITH - says union hasn't done anything for him in last 10 years] [UMW (United Mine Workers of America, International Union) Dist. President Joe ELLIS - says union rules scattered funds thin by helping everyone little.] [Attorney P. West HENDRICKS - says union makes rules with 1 hand, interprets with other; for little man, no course of action possible.]
REPORTER: Kenneth Gale

Gale, Kenneth;
Smith, Howard K.

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