NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Dec 14, 1983
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REPORTER: Tom Brokaw
(Chicago, Illinois) Indictment of judges, attys., police officers and court personnel in FBI's undercover sting, Operation Greylord, examined; films shown. Possible suicide of police ofr. Roger Murphy, scheduled to testify before grand jury today, noted. [US attorney Dan WEBB - announces indictments; lists chgs.] Details of undercover operation outlined on screen, discussed. [Judge Brocton LOCKWOOD - describes his role as undercover agent for FBI.] FBI bugging of Judge Wayne Olson's chambers and his indictment as result noted criticized by some. [Defense attorney Allan ACKERMAN - claims bugging Supreme Court is natural outcome of wiring judicial chambers.] Further indictments said expected.
REPORTER: Cassandra Clayton