NBC Evening News for Thursday, Mar 29, 1984
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REPORTER: Tom Brokaw
(NYC) "Wall Street Journal" reported firing reporter River Foster Winans for leaking sensitive information in advance of publication; information allegedly given SEC investigators by Winans examined. Role of his column in stock speculation and implications of his actions considered; apparent profits realized by attorney David Clark, incld. in Securities and Exchange Commission investigation, noted coming from stks. mentioned in Winans' columns. [MAN - criticizes situation.] Winans' comment to Journal quoted on screen.
REPORTER: Mike Jensen
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