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Kennedy Assassination / American Medical Association Conclusion #586610

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, May 19, 1992
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Studio: Robert Bazell) American Medical Association conclusion on the assassination of President John F. Kennedy featured. [American Medical Association Dr. George LUNDBERG - reports American Medical Association conclusion; says body was illegally moved.] Historical footage of the assassination, photos of then Dallas coroner Dr. Earl Rose, and then Bethesda Naval Hospital Doctors James Humes and J. Thornton Boswell, drawing of the autopsy room shown; Humes quoted on performing the autopsy, conspiracy theories, copying and burning his notes. Uncertainty of whether Kennedy's brain was buried with his body noted.

(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Washington: Robert Hager) Longstanding debate on whether there was a conspiracy in Kennedy's assassination featured; historical footage of the assassination, scenes of the film "JFK" shown; people accused in various conspiracy theories listed. [Author Mark LANE - says American Medical Association is lying.] [Senator Arlen SPECTER - says Warren Commission has been vindicated.] [Former Johnson aide Jack VALENTI - comments on conspiracy theories.] [Publicist Frank MANKIEWICZ - notes popularity of conspiracy books.]

Reporter(s):
Bazell, Robert;
Brokaw, Tom;
Hager, Robert
Duration:
00:05:50

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