ABC Evening News for Monday, Mar 27, 1972
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(Studio) Trial of Reverend Philip Berrigan and 6 others to go to jury this week Judge River Dixon Herman throws out 2 charges against 1 defendant.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith
(Harrisburg, Pennsylvania) Defendant Eqbal Ahmad of Pakistan, only non-Catholic of 7, acquitted of all charges except conspiracy as judge strikes down Boyd Douglas' account of telephone conversation as evidence. [AHMAD - says idea of kidnapping President Aide Henry Kissinger was discussed, but abandoned. Says Secretary of State Rogers and President Nixon were also considered as kidnap subjects, but not seriously.]
REPORTER: Stephen Geer Artist: Freda Reiter
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