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(Studio) 500 Attica State Prison inmates holding 30 guards hostage.
REPORTER: John Chancellor
(Attica, New York) Inmates and New York Correction Bd. cmsr. Russell G. Oswald negotiated until midnight. [Unidentified INMATE - reads statement declaring riot due to oppression by prison administration throughout year; says inmates men, not beasts.] Inmates distrust court injunction prohibiting physical reprisals against those involved in riot; inmates demand amnesty, transportation out of prison, out of US.
REPORTER: Fred Debrine
- Chancellor, John;
- Debrine, Fred
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