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NBC Evening News for Thursday, Feb 13, 1992
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Washington: Bob Kur) Controversy over news leaks to the press featured; October 11, 1991, scenes shown of Supreme Court nominee Clarence Thomas' Senate confirmation hearings. [Senator George MITCHELL - talks about investigating news leaks.] [Senator John SEYMOUR - comments.] "Newsday" reporter Timothy Phelps reported refusing to reveal the source who leaked the news of Anita Hill's sexual harassment charges against Thomas. [National Public Radio Nina TOTENBERG - says she won't reveal her sources.] [PHELPS - talks about being arrested in other countries.] [Senator Warren RUDMAN - talks about Senate attitude on revealing sources.]

Brokaw, Tom;
Kur, Bob

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