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Press Freedom / Ervin Hearings #460120

NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Sep 29, 1971
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(Studio) Representative Ogden River Reid testifies before press freedom committee hearing; calls for legislature to prevent prior restraint of news.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(DC) CBS President Dr. Frank Stanton says government threatening press freedom through use of subpoenas, Federal Communications Commission trying to regulate broadcast news content, methods. [STANTON - says Federal Communications Commission encroaching on 1st Amendment; over regulation of ideas dangerous to United States future.]
REPORTER: Paul Duke

Reporter(s):
Chancellor, John;
Duke, Paul
Duration:
00:02:00

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