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Murphy Kidnapping / Retrial #480577

NBC Evening News for Friday, Nov 28, 1975
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(Studio) 3 federal appeals court judges throw out conviction of William Williams in kidnapping of Atlanta, Georgia, newspaper, editor, Reg Murphy.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Atlanta, Georgia) Murphy shown after released in February `74. FBI captured Williams who was sentenced to 40 years for kidnapping. Court rules Williams didn't receive justice. [Williams' attorney Tyrus ATKINSON - says Murphy created a lot of publicity about case himself.] [MURPHY - says society exists due to free flow of information. Calls court decision stupid.] New trial to be set.
REPORTER: Judy Woodruff

Reporter(s):
Chancellor, John;
Woodruff, Judy
Duration:
00:01:50

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