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Attica State Prison #219374

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Sep 22, 1971
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(Studio) Attica prison parolee interviewed; says riot originally planned for July 4th.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Batavia, New York) [Attica parolee Julio CARLOS - says many inmates beaten after surrender; inmates would have given up only if New York Governor Nelson A. Rockefeller had given inmates injunction guaranteeing agreement; tells of incident leading to rebellion.]
REPORTER: Robert Schakne

(Studio) New York prison guards union threatens to confine inmates to cells, beginning October 7th, unless receive riot equipment, riot control instruction.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

Reporter(s):
Cronkite, Walter;
Schakne, Robert
Duration:
00:03:30

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