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Colby / Privacy Act #36544

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Mar 05, 1975
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(Studio) CIA chief William Colby justifies CIA exemption from privacy act before House individual rights subcommittee Colby runs into trouble from Representative Bella Abzug.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

(Capitol Hill) Ms. Abzug shows committee the CIA file prepared on her. [COLBY - doesn't think CIA file necessarily invaded Ms. Abzug's privacy.] [ABZUG - angrily lashes out at Colby for CIA domestic spying on individuals.] [COLBY - says CIA still has responsibility to assist FBI in legitimate questions abroad relating to internal security of US.]
REPORTER: Bill Matney

(Studio) President Ford tells heads of Senate committee investigating illegal spying that he wants to help in their probe, but would have to judge request for information on case by case basis. Chairperson Frank Church says President' position on matter expected.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

Reporter(s):
Matney, Bill;
Smith, Howard K.
Duration:
00:02:30

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