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Eye On America (Pratt / FBI Frame) #363753

CBS Evening News for Friday, Jun 02, 1995
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(Los Angeles: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Ione, California: Peter Van Sant) New evidence that convicted murderer/former Black Panther member Geronimo Pratt was framed by the FBI in the late 1960's featured. [PRATT - says he is not guilty.] [Former FBI agent Leslie SWEARINGEN - comments about FBI director J. Edgar Hoover's covert operation to "neutralize" the Black Panthers.] [Defense attorney Johnnie COCHRAN, Junior - says the FBI didn't tell him Julius Butler was an informant.] [Los Angeles district attorney Gil GARCETTI - says he will reopen the case.]

Rather, Dan;
Van Sant, Peter

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