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Espionage / Lonetree Trial #317177

CBS Evening News for Friday, Aug 21, 1987
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(Studio: Bob Schieffer) Report introduced.

(Quantico, Virginia: Eric Engberg) Espionage trial of accused USSR spy Marine sergeant Clayton Lonetree reported going to jury; details given, scenes shown. Closing arguments of prosecutor Major David Beck and defense attorney William Kuntsler outlined,quoted on screen. [KUNTSLER - claims Lonetree acted stupidly but is innocent.] [June 12, Marine Corporal Arnold BRACY - denies federal agents' allegations.] Necessity of officials dropping chgs. against several other Marines due to bungled investigation reviewed; Lonetree's confession outlined, quoted on screen. (Artist: Don Juhlin)

Engberg, Eric;
Schieffer, Bob

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