ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Feb 25, 1969
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(Studio) Sirhan Sirhan's diary contents made known, despite protest.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds
(Los Angeles, California) Sirhan wrote in diary of determination to kill Senator Robert F. Kennedy; also wrote of killing Ambassador Goldberg. Sirhan has to be restrained from protesting diary's reading. Judge Herbert Walker rules all but 1 page of diary can be read. Assistant District Attorney Lynn Compton says public should know what's in diary. [COMPTON - thinks public should know what motivated this man.] Sirhan later says he wants to plead guilty to RFK's murder. Defense Attorney Grant Cooper says Sirhan blew his top and defense is not going to let him do it. Trial recessed.
REPORTER: John Davenport Artist: Bill Lignante
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