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Noriega / Court Case #329723

CBS Evening News for Friday, Jan 26, 1990
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Miami: Rita Braver) Declaration by lawyers for Manuel Noriega that he should be treated like a prisoner of war featured. [Noriega attorney Frank RUBINO - says court has no jurisdiction.] Letter from Noriega to President Bush quoted and shown. [Former Secretary of State Henry KISSINGER - says it sets a bad precedent to try de facto head of government after capture.] Details of bond hearing before Judge William Hoeveler given. [In "60 Minutes" interview, NORIEGA - (thru translator) says it is false that he has great wealth.] Noriega's relationship with Fidel Castro and Libyan leader Muammar el-Kadhafi mentioned during hearings. (Artist: Don Juhlin)

Braver, Rita;
Rather, Dan

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