NBC Evening News for Monday, Apr 09, 1973
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REPORTER: Stephen Schiff (WDSU-TV newsfilm)
(Studio) Defendant Anthony Russo takes stand in own defense in Pentagon Papers case.
REPORTER: John Chancellor
(Los Angeles, California) [Anthony RUSSO - says feels jury will acquit him and co-defendant Dan. Ellsberg.] Russo told jury how he went to Vietnam to interview captured Viet Cong for Rand Corporation study and how he came to admire VC. In South Vietnam Russo came to decision Americans not being told truth about war.
REPORTER: Frank Bourgholtzer Artist: David Rose
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