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Rajneesh Arrested #300596

CBS Evening News for Monday, Oct 28, 1985
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(Charlotte, North Carolina) Arrest of cult leader Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh while trying to flee federal chgs. reported; scenes shown. [US Marshall's office spokesperson Ray ABRAMS - describes Bhagwan's attempted escape to Bermuda.] Chgs. against him explained. [Cult member Ma Prem ISABEL - considers Bhagwan's arrest example of long-standing United States persecution.] [Nearby RESIDENT - praises turn of events.] Recent controversy at the OR commune reviewed. [Recently, BHAGWAN - accuses defectors of attempted murder.] Bhagwan's current legal status explained.
REPORTER: Peter Van Sant Artist: Maubry Brown

Rather, Dan;
Van Sant, Peter

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