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Sirhan Trial / Finance Testimony #202399

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Feb 04, 1969
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(Studio) Sirhan Sirhan, accused of murdering Senator Robert Kennedy, takes witness stand to testify about family finances.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Los Angeles, California) Defense wants to throw out Grand Jury indictment because jury didn't accurately represent people of Los Angeles Cnty. Judge Herbert Walker rules indictment stands. Mrs. Mary Sirhan testifies she has worked in church nursery school since 1957, earning $1,800 year Father back in Jordan. Defense Attorney Grant Cooper shows tax returns, showing Sirhan never earned more than $2,200. [Mrs SIRHAN - notes she has had bad time before; feels thankful to US. Thanks God for home and money for children.]
REPORTER: Bill Stout Artist: Howard Brodie, Paul Udell (KNXT-TV)

Cronkite, Walter

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