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ABC Evening News for Monday, May 26, 1969
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(Studio) Justice William O. Douglas's letter appears in New York Times. Says investigators trying to make case against him. Letter written to Albert Parvin.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

(DC) Douglas says knows little about Parvin Foundation tax problems. New York Times story suggested Douglas aided foundation finances. Senator John Williams to keep asking questions about Parvin and Douglas. Asks ABA ethics committee to pass judgment on Parvin-Douglas relations and asks Justice Department to study foundation further.
REPORTER: Sam Donaldson

(Studio) Senator Everett Dirksen feels Supreme Court should have ethics rules written by selves, not Congress
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

Donaldson, Sam;
Smith, Howard K.

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