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Washington, DC / Anti-War Demonstrations #458078

NBC Evening News for Wednesday, May 05, 1971
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(Studio) l0-11,000 demonstrators arrested in Washington, DC in last 3 days.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(DC) Film shows protesters at Capitol. [Representative Bella ABZUG - thinks it wonderful to see police and people demonstrating together.] Police arrest protesters after speeches; congmen. present outraged.
REPORTER: Charles Quinn

(Studio) Appeals court rules those being held without specific offense must be released without bail; Monday arresting procedures under question.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(DC) [Film shows people being arrested Monday without being charged with specific offense.] Washington, DC police and government officials privately admit 80% arrests illegal.
REPORTER: Robert Goralski

Reporter(s):
Chancellor, John;
Goralski, Robert;
Quinn, Charles
Duration:
00:04:30

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