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CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Apr 29, 1970
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(Studio) Mary Jo Kopechne's inquest transcript released.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Boston, Massachusetts) Judge James Boyle concludes Senator Edward Kennedy negligent, contributed to Kopechne death; judge says Kennedy lied about wrong turn; additional charges not brought.
REPORTER: David Culhane

(DC) [KENNEDY - says told truth, rejects court findings; ultimate decision rests with public.]
REPORTER: Bruce Morton

(Studio) D. A. closed case; any Massachusetts law officer could reopen it within 6 years; Chappaquiddick report tonight.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

Cronkite, Walter;
Culhane, David;
Morton, Bruce

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