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Senate Organized Crime Hearings / Bowdach #55126

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Aug 10, 1978
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(Studio) Report on admitted murderer Gary Bowdach's last day of testimony to Senator organized crime hearings.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

(DC) Bowdach's testimony about criminals' use of Freedom of Info. Act to obtain information about testimony against them reported [BOWDACH - says they do this in order to later murder witnesses.] [Senator Sam NUNN - questions Bowdach.] Statements by Bowdach with regard to testimony about Mafia in exchange for participation in federal witness protection program noted. [BOWDACH - describes treatment during testimony.] Witness' opinions on law enforcement funding, capital punishment and drug laws stated. [BOWDACH - says corrupt public officials are backbone of organized crime and can't be treated with leniency.]
REPORTER: Don Farmer

Farmer, Don;
Reynolds, Frank

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