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Illinois / Bird Feathers Arrest #360494

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Nov 01, 1995
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Monticello, Illinois: Bill Geist) The arrest of Peg Bargon for possession of bird feathers in Illinois by armed federal and state law enforcement agents who raided her farm house presented. [BARGON - tells of being hassled by obnoxious federal agents because of the feathers she used in a dream catcher she made for First Lady Hillary Clinton.] [Assistant United States attorney Lawrence BEAUMONT - says Bargon was breaking the law.] [RESIDENTS - comment on the ridiculousness of and waste of tax money prosecuting people who collect bird feathers.] [Bargon's attorney Steven BECKETT - comments.]

Geist, Bill;
Rather, Dan

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