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Anti-Trust Suit / Auto Manufacturers / California #443083

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Oct 28, 1969
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œS) Federal Govt. had filed suit on car mfrs. for conspiring to hold back development of anti-smog devices. Later accepted consent decree, or companies saying they'd do better Los Angeles has suit on issue
REPORTER: Chet Huntley

(Los Angeles, California) Justice Department and auto mfrs. say out of court settlement in public interest. Say trial would slow down production of anti-smog devices. Attys,, Commissioner Mel Gordon of OR, William Scott of Illinois, and Supt Ken Hahn of city there to fight Federal Govt. [New York City Attorney Lee RANKIN - says nothing selfish about trying to recover money spent due to wrongful acts of defendants.]
REPORTER: Frank Bourgholtzer

Bourgholtzer, Frank;
Huntley, Chet

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