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NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Nov 05, 1969
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(Studio) Judge Julius Hoffman sentences Black Panther leader Bobby Seale to 4 years in prison for contempt of court. Declares his case mistrial.
REPORTER: David Brinkley

(Chicago, Illinois) Seale maintains he isn't representative by cnsl. of choice. Judge Hoffman says Seale interrupted court 16 times. After sentence Seale asks: 4 years for advocating right to defense self? Is there no justice for the American black man?
REPORTER: John Dancy Artist: Verna Sadock

Reporter(s):
Brinkley, David;
Dancy, John
Duration:
00:01:40

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