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Biko Inquest #249481

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Nov 16, 1977
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(Studio) Further developments in inquest with regard to death of Steven Biko reported Prison security chief Piet Goosen testimony quoted, with regard to powers of the police.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Pretoria, South Africa) Details of Biko imprisonment and death reported Photo of Land Rover involved in death shown, along with other photos. Sydney Kentridge, lawyer for Biko family, efforts to discredit police affidavits described. Major Richard Hanson quoted with regard to importance of Biko as information source about plot to overthrow South Africa government
REPORTER: Robin Wright Artist: Bill Achton

Reporter(s):
Cronkite, Walter;
Wright, Robin
Duration:
00:02:40

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