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Bell / Socialist Workers Party Lawsuit #499245

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Jun 13, 1978
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(Studio) Attorney General Bell's refusal to hand over all FBI files on Socialist Workers party in order to protect informants reported Party lawsuit mentioned.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(No location given) Judge Thomas Griesa's setting of contempt hearing for Bell stated. Statements of Justice Department attorney Thomas Mosely and Socialists' attorney Leonard Boudin in court given. [BOUDIN - discusses plans to request Bell be imprisoned if he refuses to release required info.] [Justice Department spokesperson Terrence ADAMSON - notes important of law enforcement protecting confidentiality of sources.]
REPORTER: Carl Stern Artist: Stephen D. Cohen

Chancellor, John;
Stern, Carl

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