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NBC Evening News for Friday, Jan 18, 1985
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(Studio) Background to former Israeli defense minister Ariel Sharon's libel suit against "Time" magazine recalled.
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw

(New York City) Jury's decision in 2nd phase of Sharon's suit examined. [SHARON - considers ruling a moral victory.] "Time" recalled claiming Sharon discussed with Lebanese Phalangist leaders need to revenge assassination of their leader Bashir Gemayel immediately prior to Phalangists' massacre of Palestinians in Beirut; "Time" reporter David Halevy's defense of article outlined. ["Time" managing editor Ray CAVE - defs. article.] Future course of case explained.
REPORTER: Richard Valeriani Artist: Al Herr

Brokaw, Tom;
Valeriani, Richard

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