NBC Evening News for Friday, Aug 09, 1974
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(Studio) Ex-Treasury Secretary John Connally pleads innocent to perjury, bribery, and conspiracy charges.
REPORTER: John Chancellor
(DC) [CONNALLY - says convinced he'll be vindicated. Thinks he'll get American justice.] Judge George Hart reads indictment. Accused of accepting $10,000 in bribes to influence 1971 increases in federal milk price supports. Accused of lying to grand jury. Man accused of giving bribe pleaded guilty.
REPORTER: Gordon Graham
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