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New York / Brink's Robbery Aftermath #290539

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, May 25, 1983
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

(Rockland Cnty., New York) Controversy in Rockland Cnty., New York, over cost of prosecuting those arrested for October 20, 1981, Brink's armored car robbery and murders and possibility of raising county taxes to pay for trial examined; films shown. Those arrested recalled include members of Black Panthers and Weather Underground. [Ahmed OBAFEMI - claims incident was "revolutionary expropriation" rather than robbery.] [Cnty. chairperson Herbert REISMAN - fells county taxpayers are still being robbed by trial.] Cost of capture, investigation, detention, pre-trial hearings and trial estimated. [Sheriff Thomas GOLDRICK - notes trial highlights irony; explains.] [REISMAN - explains proposed new tax.] [Jim MURRAY, Gilbert CARLEVARO - offer different opinions on issue.]
REPORTER: Bernard Goldberg

Goldberg, Bernard;
Schieffer, Bob

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