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Black Panthers / Chicago #451459

NBC Evening News for Friday, May 08, 1970
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(Studio) Chicago police raided, killed Black Panthers last December; today state asks charges against 7 surviving Panthers dropped.
REPORTER: Chet Huntley

(Chicago, Illinois) Police reported apt. occupants fired 1st, killed 2 Panther leaders; tests can't prove victims fired; defense attys. claim charges dropped for state-federal deal to avoid police prosecution. [Attorney James MONTGOMERY - says officers perjured themselves, should be fired and indicted.] No charges brought.
REPORTER: Keith Klein; ARTIST: Gail Stahnke

(Studio) Federal grand jury finished investigation; no charges.
REPORTER: Chet Huntley

Huntley, Chet;
Klein, Keith

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