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NBC Evening News for Friday, Mar 28, 1975
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(Studio) Attorney General Edward Levi told Senate subcommittee he would suspend intelligence gathering on those in Justice Department
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw

(DC) Department sends out request for information on trouble spots. Department message reminds United States attys. that information related to "actual or potential civil disorder" should be forwarded to department Memo sent out by Dep. Attorney General Laurence Silberman, though he was on vacation and his deputy didn't tell him about it. After learning of memo, he says it was list of events, not people, and he offers to show files. Department representative who gave NBC the memo didn't have that understanding. Senator staffer calls teletype incredible.
REPORTER: Carl Stern

Reporter(s):
Brokaw, Tom;
Stern, Carl
Duration:
00:01:40

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