CBS Evening News for Friday, Dec 12, 1969
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(Studio) Representative Mendel Rivers ends House Armed Services Sub. Committee's study of My Lai. Names 4-man investigative team for in-depth probe. Says he's heard no evidence to convict anyone. 1 of 2 charged in My Lai affair, sergeant David Mitchell held News Conf.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite
(Fort Hood, Texas) [sergeant MITCHELL - feels charges are unjust. Not guilty; nothing out of ordinary at My Lai. [Attorney Ossie BROWN - chides reporter for going into facts of case.] Mitchell says photos purported to be of My Lai possibly could be.
REPORTER: Phil Jones
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