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CBS Evening News for Friday, Jul 08, 1988
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Ex-Pentagon consultant Melvyn Paisley's role in Defense Department bribery scandal featured. Report introduced.

(DC: David Martin) FBI reported suspecting that McDonnell Douglas Corp. and General Dynamics Corporation bribed Paisley while he was assistant Navy Secretary; search warrant quoted on screen; nature of company's contracts discussed. Other allegations made against Paisley listed.

(Studio: Dan Rather; DC: David Martin) Impt. of high-ranking official being implicated in scandal discussed; ex-Navy Secretary John Lehman mentioned.

Martin, David;
Rather, Dan

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