NBC Evening News for Sunday, Jun 08, 1980
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(Studio) Former attorney general Ramsey Clark's defense of recent trip to Iran quoted; Clark and 9 other Americans accompanying him said facing possible prosecution upon their return to US. Details given.
REPORTER: Jessica Savitch
(Paris, France) Tehran radio's condemnation of Clark and his assessment of public response to him outlined. [CLARK - comments.] Possible sentence and fine faced by Clark noted; his response to uproar quoted.
REPORTER: Martin Fletcher
(DC) Secretary of State Edmund Muskie, appearing on "Meet the Press" quoted with regard to Clark mission. [MUSKIE - comments.] Muskie's emphasis on protection rather than prosecution said shift in State Department policy; details given.
REPORTER: Rebecca Sobel