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NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Oct 20, 1970
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(Studio) Govt. ends case against sergeant David Mitchell after 3 witnesses; surprise move.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Fort Hood, Texas) Gregory Olsen testifies saw Mitchell shoot into ditch full of Vietnam; didn't see him hit anyone. [Defense Attorney Ossie BROWN - says prosecution didn't prove anything.] [Prosecutor Michael SWAN - says move advantageous to case.]
REPORTER: Don Oliver; ARTIST: Verna Sadock

(Studio) Representative Edward Hebert won't release House My Lai testimony; 6 more witnesses were still available.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

Chancellor, John;
Oliver, Don

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