NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Aug 11, 1976
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(Studio) FBI Director Clarence Kelley, after being lied to by subordinates re: FBI practice of burglary, says he can't be sure what's going on.
REPORTER: David Brinkley
(DC) Kelley called press conference to announce some internal changes that will hopefully strengthen public confidence in FBI. Says he was lied to with regard to FBI burglaries. Asked if he can say these have stopped, [KELLEY - says will take action if burglary charges are true and if they haven't stopped.] Kelley says can't talk about Justice Department investigation of issue, but that FBI morale has been hurt as agents fear punishment or prosecution.
REPORTER: Charles Quinn
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