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FBI / Discrimination #322902

CBS Evening News for Friday, Aug 26, 1988
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(Studio: Bob Schieffer) Texas federal judge reported reviewing testimony of case in which Hispanic agents claim that FBI discriminated against them. Black agents noted making similar allegations. Report introduced.

(DC: Richard Schlesinger) FBI agent Don. Rochon's case recalled; details given, scenes shown. [ROCHON - comments.] Blacks and Hispanics noted suing agency in unprecedented numbers Agent Ladell Lee's case featured. [Lee's attorney Patricia MOTTO - comments on discrimination.] Black agents noted claiming that racist incidents are not investigated. Agent Clinton Donaldson featured. [DONALDSON -comments on racist incidents occurring during FBI training.] Agents named in Rochon suit noted still FBI agents. [FBI agent Tom DILLON - comments on blacks.] [Unidentified black FBI AGENT - comments on situation.] [ROCHON - comments on threats he's received.]

Schieffer, Bob;
Schlesinger, Richard

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