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Assassinations Committee / King #496679

NBC Evening News for Friday, Nov 17, 1978
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(Studio) Report with regard to House Assassinations Committee's investigation of Martin Luther King, Junior's, death include statement by some who thought James Earl Ray did it for money.
REPORTER: David Brinkley

(DC) No evidence of direct FBI involvement said found by investigation. [Former FBI agent Arthur MURTAUGH - says FBI so against King, investigation of his death unsatisfactory.] FBI attitude toward King said by Murtaugh to have been negative. [MURTAUGH - notes racial attitude of FBI. Quotes one agent with regard to King as s.o.b.] Murtaugh testimony that some of those with same attitude are still with FBI noted. [MURTAUGH - weeps.] Questioning of current FBI official next week said set.
REPORTER: Bob Kur

Reporter(s):
Brinkley, David;
Kur, Bob
Duration:
00:01:50

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