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Closeup (Death of A CIA Officer) #58819

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Mar 07, 1979
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(Studio) Intro. to series on John Paisley death.
REPORTER: Max Robinson

(No location given) FBI report confirming Paisley's death as suicide discussed; report presently with Justice Department Senate Intelligence Committee expected to receive report next week Circumstances surrounding Paisley's death recalled; photos, films shown. Paisley's CIA employment discussed. Role of CIA in controversy with regard to Paisley's death examined. [Former CIA ofr. James ANGLETON - comments.] Angleton's role in CIA and criticism of agency in Paisley case noted. [ANGLETON - comments.] [Former CIA director William COLBY - comments.] Concl. of series and case stated.
REPORTER: Paul Altmeyer

Reporter(s):
Altmeyer, Paul;
Robinson, Max
Duration:
00:03:10

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