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Lorton Reformatory Siege #232621

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Dec 26, 1974
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(Studio) Siege at Lorton Reformatory ends after 20 hrs.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(Lorton, Virginia) Details of siege outlined. Convicts' demands outlined. [Lieutenant Olarf JOHNSON - says incident could have turned out differently; it was touch and go all the way.] [Inmate leader Thomas REED - states troubles stem from dehumanization of prisoners.] [Director department of corrections Delbert JACKSON - says inmates didn't have much to lose by pulling rebellion.]
REPORTER: Hal Walker

Mudd, Roger;
Walker, Hal

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