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Vesco Case #265920

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Aug 29, 1979
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(Studio) Federal grand jury foreman reported resigning and chging. government with cover-up in case of fugitive financier Robert Vesco.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(DC) Chgs. of Carter administration involvement in Vesco case recalled, include allegations against Hamilton Jordan and Charles Kirbo; file footage and White House photograph shown. Resignation of jury foreman Ralph E. Ulmer, chging. Carter government of cover-up reported; letter of resignation shown. Portions of letter quoted on screen; denial of chgs. by Justice Department criminal chief Philip Heymann quoted.
REPORTER: Fred Graham

Graham, Fred;
Mudd, Roger

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