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ITT (International Telephone And Telegraph Corporation) / Charges / Chilean Politics #497969

NBC Evening News for Monday, Mar 20, 1978
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(Studio) Charges against 2 ITT (International Telephone and Telegraph Corporation) officials for perjury reported by Justice Department Is noted statute of limitations over tonight, but charges made today.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(DC) 1970 film of Allende election in Chile shown. 1973 film shown, following Allende's death. ITT's involvement in Chilean pols. noted. Charges against Edward Gerrity and Robert Berrellez outlined. Film of 1973 Senator hearings shown. No charges against ITT (International Telephone and Telegraph Corporation) official Harold Geneen reported Misdemeanor charge against former CIA head Richard Helms, obtained during 1973 trial, mentioned. Decision to prosecute ITT (International Telephone and Telegraph Corporation) heads made by Attorney General Griffin Bell.
REPORTER: Carl Stern

Chancellor, John;
Stern, Carl

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