ABC Evening News for Thursday, May 18, 1978
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(Studio) Yuri Orlov guilty verdict reported.
REPORTER: Peter Jennings
(Moscow, USSR ) Film shown. Orlov sentence said 7 years in USSR labor camp and 5 years in internal exile. Orlov activities with Moscow-Helsinki Monitoring Group noted. Harassment of cameramen, except from KGB, filmed. USSR crushing of dissident movement and Mrs. Orlov's reaction to trial reported Alexander Ginzburg and Anatoly Shcharansky trials anticipated. Latter's charge with regard to CIA connection noted. Prison for latter expected.
REPORTER: Charles Bierbauer
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