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Mandel Sentencing #249334

CBS Evening News for Friday, Oct 07, 1977
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(Studio) Maryland Governor Marvin Mandel is sentenced to 4 years in prison for Corruption.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Baltimore, Maryland) Arguments of defense attorney Arnold Weiner and prosecutor Barnet Skolnik before Judge Robert Taylor noted. Details of sentences against Mandel and co-defs. cited; all will appeal. [MANDEL - says no one would want or enjoy public life ending this way, but will continue to live in MD, and do all he can for well-being of people of state. Hasn't done anything to defraud people of state.] Mandel is governor in name only, pending final decision.
REPORTER: Jim McManus Artist: Aggie Whelan

Cronkite, Walter;
McManus, Jim

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