NBC Evening News for Monday, Feb 28, 1983
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(Studio) Settlement of civil right suit stemming from police killing of Black Panther Fred Hampton 13 years ago reported; details given.
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw
(Chicago, Illinois) Background to December 1969 shootout here recalled; films shown. Deaths of Hampton and Mark Clark noted; photos shown. [Bobby RUSH - blames police for murder.] Basis of civil suit filed by relatives of Hampton and Clark upon learning FBI had provided raiders with layout of apt. discussed. Final settlement announced. [Attorney G. Flint TAYLOR - is pleased.]
REPORTER: Fred Briggs Artist: Verna Sadock
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