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Senate Hearings / Arson #259313

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Aug 24, 1978
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(Studio) Continuing Senator hearings on arson reported.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(DC) Testimony about insurance fraud in arson cases by convicted claims adjuster James Carter, jailed for his role in Tampa, Florida, arson ring broken by Justice Department, noted. [CARTER - describes arson ring and insurance fraud.] [Senator Lawton CHILES - asks insurance company witness about involvement of ins. adjuster.] [Farmer's Group, Incorporated, security investigations director James McMULLEN - estimates 25% of adjusters are involved.]

McManus, Jim;
Mudd, Roger

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