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BCCI Scandal / Clifford, Altman #585163

NBC Evening News for Saturday, Feb 22, 1992
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(Studio: Garrick Utley) Report introduced.

(Studio: Brian Ross) BCCI scandal featured; discussion held about the likelihood that First American Bank chairman Clark Clifford and his protege Robert Altman will be indicted. BCCI's reputation as "Bank of Crooks and Criminals International" noted. [Former Senate investigator Jack BLUM - comments on BCCI secrecy.] Scenes shown of Clifford, Altman and former presidents Harry Truman, John. F. Kennedy, Lyndon Johnson and Jimmy Carter, with whom Clifford worked. Excerpt shown from First American Bank commercial; First American reported under investigation for fraud and deceit.

(Studio: Garrick Utley) Tomorrow's coverage of the BCCI investigation on "Sunday Today" reported.

Ross, Brian;
Utley, Garrick

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