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Iran/Contra Hearings #316288

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Jun 23, 1987
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(DC: Phil Jones) Resumption today of Iran/Contra hearings with testimony from security consultant and former CIA agent Glenn Robinette about his cash payment from General Richard Secord (ret.) for Colonel Oliver North's home sec. system featured; details given, scenes shown. [ROBINETTE - describes alleged harassment of North's family precipitating system's installation; recalls North's concern about cost, his later request for bill after Iran/Contra scandal broke.] Robinette's backdating of bills for North and latter's backdated letters in response noted. [Senator George MITCHELL - questions purpose of phony bills, letters.] [ROBINETTE - responds.] Noel Koch reported resigning Friday as trustee of Secord legal defense fund after fund mysteriously received large sum through Swiss bank. North's scheduled public testimony next month mentioned.

Reporter(s):
Jones, Phil;
Rather, Dan
Duration:
00:02:20

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