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Organized Crime and Organized Labor #301113

CBS Evening News for Monday, Nov 04, 1985
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(DC) Contd. testimony of former Teamster president Roy Williams in trial of reputed mob leaders examined; implications of his testimony for association between organized crime and organized labor considered. Williams' allegations against current Teamsters president Jackie Presser, made in sealed statement to President's Commission on Org. Crime, discussed. [October 25, PRESSER - notes union's political savvy.] Williams' allegations involving Presser outlined on screen; Justice Department recalled recently dropping investigation of Presser after discovering he committed crimes while FBI informant and with FBI approval. Ohio grand jury said currently investigating Presser's relationship with FBI.
REPORTER: Rita Braver

Braver, Rita;
Rather, Dan

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