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Abscam Sentences #278853

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Aug 13, 1981
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REPORTER: Dan Rather

(NYC) Sentences imposed by Judge George Pratt on Abscam convictees former Representatives John Murphy, Michael Myers, Raymond Lederer and Frank Thompson, former New Jersey Mayor Angelo Errichetti and former cnclman. Louis C. Johanson examined; Pratt, Murphy and prosecutor Thomas Puccio quoted. [THOMPSON, MURPHY, MYERS - think they'll be vindicated in future legal action.] Former Representatives John Jenrette and Richard Kelly, as well as Senator Harrison Williams, noted yet to be sentenced.
REPORTER: Chris Kelley, Artist: Jane Rosenberg

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Rather, Dan

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