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IRS / Questionable Intelligence Gathering / Baltimore Newspaper Charges #36865

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Apr 24, 1975
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(Studio) IRS (Internal Revenue Service) commissioner Don. Alexander assures congress committee questionable IRS intelligence gathering discontinued Baltimore newspaper claims IRS (Internal Revenue Service) tapped 1 of its phones.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

(Baltimore, Maryland) "Baltimore News American" reporter Michael Olesker's stories about IRS (Internal Revenue Service) and Baltimore police led to investigation by Maryland state senate [OLESKER - says IRS (Internal Revenue Service) source told him of telephone tap.] IRS (Internal Revenue Service) investigators visit reporter's office. [IRS regional director Emmanuel SCHUSTER - says IRS concerned with illegal acts, not with determining identity of reporter's sources.]
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

Reynolds, Frank;
Smith, Howard K.

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