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Amnesty #468971

NBC Evening News for Monday, Feb 05, 1973
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(Studio) Antiwar coalition announces will try to get legislature providing for full amnesty for draft evaders. Reverend Dr. Robert Moss of National Council Churches differs with Nixon's opposition to amnesty.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Chicago, Illinois) [MOSS - says amnesty means to forget, not to forgive. If we can be reconciled with Chinese and North Vietnam, must be able to be reconciled with our own sons.]
REPORTER: No reporter given

(Studio) Many draft evaders have decided not to come home.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Vancouver, BC., Canada) In 1968 John Lankford came to Canada as draft dodger. Now is Canadian citizen. [Draft resister Edward STAPKINS - says amnesty not being counted on.] [LANKFORD - says prefers living in Canada to living in US.] But many want to return United States and Nixon's position on amnesty disappointing.
REPORTER: Don Oliver

Reporter(s):
Chancellor, John;
Oliver, Don
Duration:
00:03:30

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