CBS Evening News for Friday, Aug 16, 1974
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(Studio) American Bar Association favors amnesty for draft dodgers who perform public service. Estimated 3500 living in Canada, with 1500 deserters.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd
(Vancouver, Canada) Deserters and draft dodgers point of Canadian life. [Ed STARKINS - says life is here now.] [Larry MARTIN - describes family. Established as Canadian.] [STARKINS - says while mother dying, couldn't go back due to lack of amnesty.] [Kent RIGGS - says United States not home.] Martin walks with daughter. [MARTIN - says gave up.]
REPORTER: Richard Threlkeld
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