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FBI Harassment #266333

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Sep 19, 1979
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(Studio) Disclosure of FBI's harassment of suicide victim Jean Seberg said raising questions as to extent of such practice.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) Philosophy of program, as approved by J. Edgar Hoover, outlined; victims noted include Seberg, Martin Luther King, Junior, Jane Fonda, LeRoi Jones. Methods by which FBI admits trying to discredit Fonda and Jones outlined; photos, films shown. Impact of program on individual citizens cited. [Center for National Security Studies spokesperson Morton HALPERIN - comments.] Justice Department said notifying 500 selected victims of their situation

Cronkite, Walter;
McManus, Jim

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