NBC Evening News for Monday, Nov 10, 1980
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(Studio) Opening of Abscam bribery trial of Representatives John Murphy and Frank Thompson reported.
REPORTER: John Chancellor
(NYC) Opening session examined; political career of both Representatives outlined. [THOMPSON - comments on defeat in recent election] Judge George Pratt's instructions for jury selection detailed; prosecutor Thomas Puccio mentioned. Role of FBI videotapes in trial noted.
REPORTER: Stephen Frazier, Artist: Ida Libby Dengrove
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