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Calley Conviction Overturned #236340

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Sep 25, 1974
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(Studio) United States district court judge in Columbus, Georgia, overturns My Lai massacre conviction of former Army Lieutenant William Calley.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(Columbus, Georgia) Judge Robert Elliott outlines reason for overturning conviction. [Calley's attorney Kenneth HENSON - says Ford's amnesty plan and Nixon pardon aimed at pulling country together so Calley conviction should be overturned in same spirit.]
REPORTER: Bruce Hall

(Studio) Calley's commanding officer at My Lai, former Captain Ernest Medina, says decision proves judicial system works.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

Hall, Bruce;
Mudd, Roger

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