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Campus Unrest / Washington, DC / Reaction #5123

ABC Evening News for Thursday, May 01, 1969
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(Studio) Dep. Attorney General Richard Kleindienst, describes campus protester as ideological criminal. Assistant Attorney General Wry. Rehnquist calls militants new barbarians. Several proposals in Congress on how to deal with them.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

(DC) Senator John McClellan promises inquiry by his committee 2 Republican leaders call for crackdown on students who violate law. [Senator Everett DIRKSEN - says nothing sacred about campus. Come to grips with antisocial behavior.] [Senator Gordon ALLOTT - says unlawful acts shouldn't be dismissed because of student status.] Senator Allott wants Justice Department to impanel federal grand juries to deal with student lawbreakers. Dirksen calls for study by internal security subcommittee
REPORTER: Bob Clark

Reporter(s):
Clark, Bob;
Smith, Howard K.
Duration:
00:02:10

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