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Thomas Confirmation Hearings / News Leak #586894

NBC Evening News for Wednesday, May 06, 1992
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Washington: Andrea Mitchell) Results of investigation of who leaked confidential information about Clarence Thomas to reporters during his Supreme Court confirmation hearings featured; special prosecutor's report quoted. [On October 11, 1991, THOMAS, Anita HILL - comment on leak.] Number of hours lawyers spent on the investigation, estimates of their fees noted. Special prosecutor Peter Fleming quoted on the cost of the investigation; scenes of him shown. Reporters' refusal to reveal their sources recalled. ["Newsday" Timothy PHELPS - comments on investigation.]

Reporter(s):
Brokaw, Tom;
Mitchell, Andrea
Duration:
00:02:00

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