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Chicago 8 Trial / Seale / Film Clips #201447

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Nov 06, 1969
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(Studio) Bobby Seale still factor in Chicago 8 trial.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Chicago, Illinois) Defense moves for mistrial for other 7 defendants due to inflammatory evidence introduced against Seale. Motion denied. Seale's attys. appeal his 4-yr. sentence for contempt. television news films of Democratic Convention set off all-day debate. Clip shows Tom Hayden giving views on LBJ pols. Some of film never intended for broadcast. David Dellinger's voice heard in background of 1 clip. CBS news cameraman Richard Perez says he didn't intend to film Dellinger, or record his voice. Defense Attorney Leonard Weinglass objects to film's use as evidence. Says film not accurate picture of entire event. Also objects to possible infraction of freedom of press. Judge Julius Hoffman overrules objections.
REPORTER: John Laurence Artist: Howard Brodie

Cronkite, Walter;
Laurence, John

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