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National Cancer Inst. / Hearings #277817

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Jun 02, 1981
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(DC) Senate hearing into possible fraud or mismanagement of funds at National Cancer Institute examined. [Senator Orrin HATCH - cites findings of institution's audit.] Basis of committee 's allegations outlined on screen, discussed; chgs. of falsification of data by Doctors John Long and Marc Straus considered. [HATCH - criticizes NCI director Dr. Vincent DeVita.] [DeVITA - responds.] [Senator Howard METZENBAUM - comments.] [DeVITA - denies being a fool.] Committee's objective mentioned.
REPORTER: Jerry Landay

Landay, Jerry;
Rather, Dan

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