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Indiana / Ford Trial #509159

NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Feb 06, 1980
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(Studio) Testimony by former Ford executive in IN trial of Ford with regard to company's response to production of Pinto outlined; chgs. against Ford recalled.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Winamac, IN) Testimony by prosecution witness, former Ford executive Harley Copp, detailed. Govt. film shown. No. of victims who burned to death in Pinto accidents before Ford agreed to recall noted; photos shown. Ford attorney James Neal said succeeding in limiting trial to only 1973 Pinto; prosecutor Michael Cosentino said possibly seeking mistrial due to judge's rulings Details given.
REPORTER: Roger O'Neil Artist: John Hart

Chancellor, John;
O'Neil, Roger

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