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Silkwood Trial #263776

CBS Evening News for Monday, May 14, 1979
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(Studio) Final stages of Karen Silkwood plutonium contamination trial in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, reported.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Oklahoma City, Oklahoma) Events leading to trial recalled; photos, films shown. Silkwood family's chgs. of negligence against Kerr-McGee re: plutonium handling outlined. Silkwood attorney Gerald Spence's closing arguments detailed. Kerr-McGee attorney William Paul quoted with regard to belief Karen Silkwood contaminated self in attempt to embarrass company Incr in amt of damages sought noted.
REPORTER: Bruce Hall Artist: Lyle Miller

Cronkite, Walter;
Hall, Bruce

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