ABC Evening News for Friday, Nov 17, 1978
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(Studio) Conviction of William Kampiles, former CIA employee, of spying for USSR reported.
REPORTER: Max Robinson
(Hammond, IN) Film shown. Kampiles theft and sale to USSR of technical manual for KH-11 spy satellite reported Kampiles claim of wanting to be double agent noted. Defense claim that Kampiles' confession obtained under pressure reported CIA's inability to find 13 other copies of manual, as trial issue, noted. Embarrassment to CIA noted. Consequences considered.
REPORTER: Matt Quinn Artist: Anthony Accurso
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