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Yablonski Murders / Boyle #24907

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Mar 14, 1973
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(Studio) Trial William Prater for Joe. Yablonski murders continues.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(Erie, Pennsylvania) Paul Gilly, confessed member 3-man assassination team that murdered Yablonski family, says Prater helped plan killings and that they were ordered by UMW (United Mine Workers of America, International Union) President Tony Boyle. Defense attys. David Rothman and Richard Sprague try to discredit story of Boyle connection. Witness reads letter from alleged conspirator to Boyle asking for $20,000. Describes deposit of $20,000 into account of alleged conspirators. Money perhaps used to pay killers. [UMW (United Mine Workers of America, International Union) President Arnold MILLER - says UMW (United Mine Workers of America, International Union) president has responsibility for spending UMW (United Mine Workers of America, International Union) funds.]
REPORTER: Jim Kincaid Artist: Anthony Accurso

Kincaid, Jim;
Reasoner, Harry

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