ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Oct 14, 1980
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(Studio) Supreme Court said removing last legal barrier to broadcast of FBI's Abscam tapes; following videotape, featuring former Representative Michael Myers, discussed.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds
(DC) Tape shown; undercover FBI agents Anthony (Tony DaVito) Amoroso and Michael Wald in report; Myers' defense of actions following August 30th conviction recalled. [MYERS - comments.] Details of tape discussed, segments of conversation heard, transcribed on screen. Criticism of FBI's tactics in case outlined.
REPORTER: Tim O'Brien
(Studio) Further broadcast of Abscam tapes with Myers announced for tonight's edition of "Nightline."
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