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(Studio) Dan. Ellsberg appears in Boston, Massachusetts, court as lawyers attempt to block his extradition to California.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite
(DC) Justice Department attempting to obtain indictment against New York "Times" Neil Sheehan, receiver of Pentagon papers from Ellsberg. Classified stamp often used to protect government officials security, not United States security. Ret. government officials often use information from classified documents to write memoirs; Pentagon papers focus conflict between lawyers wanting order imposed on human affairs, journalists wanting human affairs revealed as disorderly.
REPORTER: Eric Sevareid
- Cronkite, Walter;
- Sevareid, Eric
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