NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Dec 03, 1968
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(Studio) James Conlisk, Chicago police supt., denies police riot during Democratic Convention Rejects report by President Commission on Violence. Mayor Richard Daley details his criticism.
REPORTER: Chet Huntley
(Chicago, Illinois) Daley speaks of Dan. Walker report, Democratic Convention [DALEY - denies there were requests to move convention from Chicago; denies police riots. Blames people not police. Notes police-riot language in the Walker summary, not the report] Police agree with Daley.
REPORTER: Bill Matney
(Chicago, Illinois) [POLICEMAN - responds with regard to report] [2nd POLICEMAN - believes report unfair to police.] [3rd POLICEMAN - doesn't believe "police riot" term correct.] [Chicago Patrolmen's Association Charles HERRlCK - explains police role; does not apologize.]
REPORTER: John Dancy
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