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PLO / Jewish Estate #283651

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, May 11, 1982
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(NYC) Court battle over late Pulitzer Prize winner Fred Sparks will, leaving large sum to PLO, examined; background to case, involving Judge Marie Lambert's instructions to Anti-Defamation League and American Jewish Congress to investigate legality of Sparks' will leaving sum to PLO, as representative by United Nations observer Zehdi Labib Terzi, explained. [TERZI - notes issue was imposed on PLO, not requested by organization] [Anti-Defamation League spokesperson Jeffrey SINENESKY - notes focus of investigation.] No. killed by PLO (Palestine Liberation Organization) terrorists between 1965 and 1981 noted. [TERZI - considers battle legitimate.] [Anti-Defamation League spokesperson David RAIM - discuss legality of organization's complaint.] [TERZI - responds.] [New York ACLU (American Civil Liberties Union) director Dorothy SAMUELS - explains ACLU's perception of events.] Sparks' motive considered. [Ap director of world services Stan SWINTON - recalls Sparks' loneliness; comments on court case.] Next stage of conflict mentioned.
REPORTER: Mike Wallace

Rather, Dan;
Wallace, Mike

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