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New York / Wachtler Case #342212

CBS Evening News for Monday, Nov 09, 1992
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(New York: Jacqueline Adams) Arrest of New York state's top judge Sol Wachtler on charges that he tried to extort money from his former girlfriend Joy Silverman featured. [New York State bar association Archibald MURRAY - comments.] Silverman, who had ties to the Republican Party, noted getting FBI director William Sessions to have agents monitor Wachtler. [NYU law school professor Stephen GILLERS - comments.] The wife of Silverman's next boyfriend, David Samson, noted also having been threatened. [Son Richard SAMSON - describes what happened and how his mother responded.] [US attorney Michael CHERTOFF - comments on the case.]

Reporter(s):
Adams, Jacqueline;
Rather, Dan
Duration:
00:02:40

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