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Libyan Connection / Colorado Trial #274309

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Nov 12, 1981
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(Fort Collins, Colorado) Sec. surrounding trial of former Green Beret Eugene Tafoya, chgd. with attempted assassination of Libyan exile Faisal Zagallai noted; former CIA agent Edwin Wilson said allegedly contracting John Dutcher to eliminate Tafoya. Opening statements of district attorney Stuart Van Meverin and defense attorney Walter Gerash outlined. Recorded phone conversation between Tafoya and former Green Beret James Clinton Dean said being introduced as evidence for the prosecution; portions quoted on screen. Dean noted among large number of witnesses include former Green Berets and CIA agents.
REPORTER: Gary Shepard Artist: Howard Brodie

Rather, Dan;
Shepard, Gary

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