CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Feb 01, 1972
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(Studio) Last fall CBS reporter Daniel Schorr investigated by FBI. Admin. said it was in connection for consideration of a job. Senator Sam Ervin's Constitutional Rights subcommittee resumes hearings on freedom of press and Schorr testified.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite
(DC) Letter from FBI Director J. Edgar Hoover says investigation favorable. Job had been in Envtl. department [SCHORR - says such an investigation without his consent demonstrates insensitivity to personal rights. Describes detrimental effects of having been investigated. Accuses government of trying to discredit news media.]
REPORTER: Bernard Shaw
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