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Chicago / Operation Greylord #287941

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Dec 14, 1983
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(Chicago, Illinois) Indictments of past and present judges, attys. and other court personnel on corruption-related chgs. stemming from FBI's Operation Greylord undercover sting examined; films, photos shown. [US attorney Dan WEBB - believes operation is exceedingly comprehensive.] Specific chgs. lodged against defs. listed. [WEBB - anticipates additional indictments.] Details of FBI operation in which undercover agents, include Judge Brocton Lockwood and attorney,were bugged described. [LOCKWOOD - explains his role.] Chicago judiciary said now purchasing anti-bugging devices. [Judge Martin BRODKIN - feels seriousness of chgs. undermines confidence both in judiciary and judiciary's confidence in colleagues.] Disappearance of 1 indicted attorney and apparent suicide of city police ofr. scheduled to testify before grand jury noted.
REPORTER: Bob McNamara

McNamara, Bob;
Rather, Dan

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