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Court Officials / Mail Bombs #566415

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Dec 19, 1989
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Federal Judge Robert Vance and Savannah, Georgia, civil rights attorney Robert Robinson recalled killed by mail bombs. Report introduced.

(Atlanta, Georgia: Kenley Jones) Mail bomb reported intercepted at NAACP (National Association for the Advancement of Colored People) headquarters in Jacksonville, Florida; details given, scenes shown. [Community leader Robert INGRAM - comments on situation.] Death of Robinson reviewed. [Savannah Mayor John ROUSAKIS - praises Robinson.] [FBI director William SESSIONS - says bombings may be racially motivated.] Security reported tightened in 11th Circuit Court district. [Birmingham, Alabama, FBI agent Allen WHITAKER - warns court officials to be careful.]

Reporter(s):
Brokaw, Tom;
Jones, Kenley
Duration:
00:02:50

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