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Nevada / Casino Extortion #278925

CBS Evening News for Monday, Aug 17, 1981
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REPORTER: Dan Rather

(Fresno, California) Bomb explosion last August at Harvey's Casino in Stateline, NV, recalled; films shown. FBI's arrest of John Birges and others in extortion plot linked with bombing reported Details given; alleged deal between FBI and John Birges, Junior mentioned. [FBI spokesperson Ray YELCHAK - notes agency's perseverance.] Amt. of reward money involved mentioned.
REPORTER: Gary Sheppard (KFSN-TV film/tape)

Reporter(s):
Rather, Dan
Duration:
00:02:00

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