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Farber Case #259673

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Sep 21, 1978
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(Studio) New Jersey supreme court's ruling in contempt of court case of "New York Times" and reporter Myron Farber reported Background of case given.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Hackensack, New Jersey) Court decision against Farber and "Times" detailed. Farber attorney Floyd Abrams' statements quoted. ["Times" executive Vice President James GOODALE - will appeal to United States Supreme Court] [FARBER - refuses comment.] Outlook for effects of eventual decision on investigative rpting. in Post-Watergate era examined; issue of freedom of press versus rights of defense on trial mentioned.
REPORTER: Jerry Landay

Reporter(s):
Cronkite, Walter;
Landay, Jerry
Duration:
00:02:10

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