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Eye On America (Crime: Counterfeit Currency) #342120

CBS Evening News for Monday, Nov 30, 1992
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Chicago: Frank Currier) Counterfeiting of money on color laser office machine copiers featured; film clip shown from "To Live and Die in L.A.". [Secret Service Tim McCARTHY, McDonald's MANAGER - comment on the practice.] Reporter's hidden camera attempt to pass fake bills in stores shown. [Secret Service Susan FORTUNATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization) - talks about counterfeiting.] [Security consultant and former forger Frank ABIGNALE - says the desperate will copy bills.] [Bureau of Engraving and Printing Ira POLIKOFF - comments.] Government safeguards that cannot be reproduced on copiers shown. [Canon USA, Incorporated, senior vice president David FARR - explains company's change to prevent copying of money.] [McCARTHY - comments.] [Pittsburgh arts J.S.G. BOGGS - defends his currency art.]

Reporter(s):
Currier, Frank;
Rather, Dan
Duration:
00:04:30

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