NBC Evening News for Friday, Feb 14, 1969
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(Studio) Sirhan's attorney says the Palestinian Arab admired Senator Robert F. Kennedy until Kennedy advocated selling jets to Israel. Committed murder in trance. Lawyer trying to show it was not premeditated murder.
REPORTER: David Brinkley
(Los Angeles, California) Defense Attorney Emile Zola Berman reads opening statement that says Sirhan Sirhan is mentally ill. Sirhan jokes with attorney Defense describes trances he used to go into. Failures stated. Berman says Sirhan practiced mysticism.
REPORTER: Jack Perkins Artist: Gene Widhoff
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