ABC Evening News for Thursday, Feb 13, 1969
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(Studio) Sirhan Sirhan's attys. ask for mistrial due to TV, radio and newspaper reports that said he might plead guilty to get lighter sentence. Judge Herbert Walker denies motion.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds
(Los Angeles, California) Defense Attorney Grant Cooper said news reports would influence jury who weren't yet locked up in hotel. Sirhan in court; Mary Sirhan also present. Walker says doesn't believe reports will influence jury, but will submit them to long individual questioning. He denied motion after questioning.
REPORTER: John Davenport Artist: Bill Lignante
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