NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Nov 24, 1976
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(Studio) Trial of 2 men accused of kidnapping Samuel Bronfman, heir of Seagram's whiskey fortune, conts. Details of kidnapping outlined. Accused men claim Bronfman set up own kidnapping.
REPORTER: John Chancellor
(White Plains, New York) Defense attorney asks defendant Melvin Patrick Lynch if he kidnapped Bronfman; Lynch denies kidnapping. Lynch claims he and Bronfman had homosexual relationship. Lynch's claims with regard to Bronfman setting up own kidnapping detailed. Judge complains that defense lawyer seemed to be feeding Lynch questions and answers. Prosecutor implies Lynch's story is hoax. Bronfman insists kidnapping real.
REPORTER: Robert Hager Artist: Steve Cohen
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