CBS Evening News for Thursday, Jul 31, 1969
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(Studio) Attorney General John Mitchell to give police more latitude in taking confessions from suspected criminals. Tells House Committee that Supreme Court's Miranda Decision on prisoner's rights great psychological blow to police morale. He instructed federal attys. to offer confessions in court even though suspect not given warnings required in Miranda decision. Issue likely to end up back in Supreme Court
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite
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