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Attica State Prison / Negotiations #219167

CBS Evening News for Saturday, Sep 11, 1971
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(Studio) Attica State Prison officials rptdly. yield to most of inmates' demands.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(Attica, New York) Inmates meet with 30 members of mediation committee composed of people inmates trust; mediators shown 33 hostages inmates hold. [Unidentified INMATES - say anyone who owns dog has treated him better than have been treated in last year; if mediators don't stick with inmates then inmates will be dead.] [Attorney William M. KUNSTLER - says disagreement over amnesty for inmates being worked out; believes Huey P. Newton and Bobby G. Seale on way to Attica.] State police delay mediators' entrance to prison for hour without explanation.
REPORTER: Robert Schakne

Mudd, Roger;
Schakne, Robert

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