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Vietnam War / Suit #210061

CBS Evening News for Saturday, May 30, 1970
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(Studio) Vietnam war produces bitterness, not stoic resignation.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(Bridgeport, Connecticut) Dead Marine buried; Russell Rotko military history; parents sue government for $500,000 negligence in son's death. [Attorney Stanley FAULKNER - hopes to prove responsibility for illegal war acts.] Case patterned on Nuremberg, West Germany World War II trials; General Creighton Abrams and United States government among defendants. [Russell ROTKO - gives reasons for suit.] [Ms. Florence ROTKO - says wants agony ended.]
REPORTER: Morton Dean

Dean, Morton;
Mudd, Roger

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