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Wedtech Investigation / Biaggi #316386

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Jun 03, 1987
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(Studio: Charles Kuralt) Report introduced.

(NYC: Rita Braver) Indictments of Representative Mario Biaggi, son Richard Biaggi and others today in Wedtech Corporation investigation for alleged racketeering, extortion and fraud examined; details given, scenes shown. Background to Wedtech inquiry reviewed. [US attorney Rudolph GIULIANI - explains indictment.] Basis of indictment of Wedtech founder John Mariotta explained. [MARIOTTA - claims Wedtech subsidizes government, not vice versa.] [BIAGGI - claims innocence.] No. investigations of Wedtech currently underway, include one of Attorney General Edwin Meese's involvement and former White House aide Lyn Nofziger, considered.

Braver, Rita;
Kuralt, Charles

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