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Douglas / Foundation Ties / Ginzburg Ties #5440

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, May 28, 1969
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(Studio) Senator John Williams criticized ethics of Justice William O. Douglas' long ties with Albert Parvin Foundation. Senator Paul Fannin attacks Douglas article.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

(DC) Fannin attacks Douglas article on folk songs written for Ralph Ginzburg's magazine, "Avant Garde." In 1966, Supreme Court upheld Ginzburg conviction for violating obscenity laws. Douglas dissented. Ginzburg has trial motion before Federal Court
REPORTER: Bob Clark

(Studio) Rptd. Douglas received $350 for article. Fannin calls on Douglas to explain or resign from court
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

Reporter(s):
Clark, Bob;
Smith, Howard K.
Duration:
00:01:30

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