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Angela Davis #222239

CBS Evening News for Monday, Mar 27, 1972
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(Studio) Trial of black militant Angela Davis begins.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(San Jose, California) Reporters from Europe attend trial, attracted because Miss Davis is black, militant, and Communist Prosecutor Albert Harris tries to prove murder, kidnapping, and conspiracy charges against Angela Davis. Says Miss Davis planned to take Judge Harold Hailey as hostage for Soledad Bros., include George Jackson, A (whom she loved)and smuggle guns into Marin Company court room in August, 1970. Shoot-out resulted in death of 4.
REPORTER: Bill Kurtis Artist: Aggie Whelan

(Studio) Defense presents opening arguments tomorrow.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

Reporter(s):
Cronkite, Walter;
Kurtis, Bill
Duration:
00:02:20

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