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Campaign `72 / Democratic Headquarters Break-In #224811

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Sep 14, 1972
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(Studio) Nixon campaign financial chairperson Maurice Stans files $5 million libel suit against McGovern campaign manager Lawrence O'Brien. Says O'Brien made malicious charges he knew were untrue.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) [STANS - seeks to defend reputation, hold Democrats accountable for character assassination.] FBI checked Democrat headquarters after break-in. New bugging device found in Spencer Oliver's phone. [OLIVER - concerned about electronic eavesdropping.] [Secretary Lisa HALDANE - heard suspicious noises on Oliver's phone, had it checked.] [Bugging expert Clyde WALLACE - describes bugging device as amateurish and antiquated.]
REPORTER: Bernard Shaw

Reporter(s):
Cronkite, Walter;
Shaw, Bernard
Duration:
00:03:00

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