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NBC Evening News for Friday, Mar 29, 1974
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(Studio) Federal grand jury returns indictments against eight National Guardsmen involved in Kent State shootings in 1970. Charges outlined.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Cleveland, Ohio) Judge Frank Battisti praises jurors for thorough work. Maximum charges outlined.
REPORTER: Jack Paxton; No artist given

(Cleveland, Ohio) Kent State shootings shown from 1970 film. Former Ohio Governor James Rhodes called National Guard to campus. Four dead students are: Alison Krause, William Schroeder, Sandy Lee Scheuer and Jeffrey Miller. Seriously wounded student Dean Kahler helped reopen case. [KAHLER - feels relieved that indictments were issued.]
REPORTER: Andy Guthrie

(Studio) Various views with regard to Kent State violence still exist. Ohio grand jury absolved guardsmen of all guilt. President' commission called shooting inexcusable; former Attorney General John Mitchell ruled against federal grand jury probe.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

Reporter(s):
Chancellor, John;
Guthrie, Andy;
Paxton, Jack
Duration:
00:04:10

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