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Harrisburg 7 #219909

CBS Evening News for Monday, Jan 24, 1972
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(Studio) Reverend Philip Berrigan, and 6 others, charged with conspiring to kidnap President Aide Henry Kissinger; plotting to blow up heating system of D.C. federal bldgs.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Harrisburg, Pennsylvania) Defendants and supporters march to Court House with coffin as symbol of resistance. A.P. reporter says Berrigan optimistic about trial, but getting issues before the people, not acquittal, is priority. Plot, uncovered by FBI director, J. Edgar Hoover, reviewed. Other defendants named. Former Attorney General Ramsey Clark heads defense team, heightening feud with J. Edgar Hoover.
REPORTER: Barry Serafin

(Studio) Gov't attys. in case refuse comment.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

Cronkite, Walter;
Serafin, Barry

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