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Alabama / Birmingham Bombing Trial #270474

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, May 13, 1980
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

(Birmingham, Alabama) Bombings in Birmingham in late 1950s and early 1960s recalled; films shown. 1977 indictment against white supremacist leader J. B. Stoner for bombing of black church and Stoner's trial examined; films shown. Testimony by Thomas Cook with regard to Stoner's alleged meeting with under-cover police officers about church bombings, heard by former FBI director Clarence Kelley and Birmingham police chief Eugene (Bull) Connor, detailed. Kelley's response quoted.
REPORTER: Bruce Hall, Artist: Sharon Falk

Hall,, Bruce;
Schieffer, Bob

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