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Kiker's Capital (Washington, DC Lawyers) #567104

NBC Evening News for Sunday, Feb 26, 1989
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(Studio: Garrick Utley) Report introduced.

(DC: Douglas Kiker) Proliferation of lawyers in Washington, DC featured; statistics given, scenes shown. [Attorney Joseph CALIFANO - says soon number of lawyers in DC will double.] Lawyers involved in Oliver North's trial in Iran/Contra affair cited as example; roles of independent prosecutor Lawrence Walsh, Attorney General Richard Thornburgh, Judge Gerhard Gesell and North's attorney Brendan Sullivan in case explained. North's fund-raising ad in "Wall Street Journal" mentioned. [SULLIVAN - comments.] [Georgetown law center Paul ROTHSTEIN - talks about Sullivan's approach to case.] North case reviewed. (Artist: Betty Wells)

Utley, Garrick;
Kiker, Douglas

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