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West Point / Cheating Scandal / Graduation Exercises #246513

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Jun 02, 1976
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(Studio) West Point honor code reviewed.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(West Point, New York) Graduation exercises shown. 98 cadets in junior class accused of cheating. [Army Secretary Martin HOFFMANN - defs. honor system and W. Point.] System of administering code may be revised. Cadet Peter Burke not cmsnd. as 2nd lieutenant because he has Hodgkins disease. [W. Point spokesperson Mjunior Bill SMULLEN - says Burke gutsy; wanted commission badly.] [BURKE - says he's happy to graduate but hasn't given up hope for commission]
REPORTER: Gary Shepard

Reporter(s):
Cronkite, Walter;
Shepard, Gary
Duration:
00:02:40

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