NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Nov 01, 1972
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(Studio) Watergate defendant Bernard Barker convicted in Florida of misusing notary public seal on Republican campaign check. Given 60-day suspended sentence.
REPORTER: John Chancellor
(Miami, Florida) Prosecutor Richard Gerstein tries unsuccessfully to use trial to learn more about Watergate, which check in question financed. Former Republican treasurer Hugh Sloan says he did not know Barker. Barker's attorney Henry Rothblatt describes client as great American Judge Paul Baker finds Barker guilty but imposes light sentence.
REPORTER: Carl Stern Artist: Leo Hershfield
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