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Irvings Sentenced #223466

CBS Evening News for Friday, Jun 16, 1972
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(Studio) Clifford Irving, Edith Irving, Richard Suskind draw sentences for Howard Hughes "Autobiography" hoax against McGraw-Hill Company
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(NYC) Irvings request clemency. Speak tearfully of children. Judge John Cannella unmoved by pleas. Sentences: 2 1/2 years for Clifford Irving; 2 mos. for Edith Irving; $10,000 fines each State Court judge sentences Richard Suskind to 6 mos. in jail. Edith Irving extradition sought by Switzerland, for trial in defrauding Swiss banks.
REPORTER: Robert Schakne Artist: John D. Hart

Cronkite, Walter;
Schakne, Robert

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