ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Nov 11, 1980
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(Studio) Abscam trial of Representatives John Murphy and Frank Thompson noted underway.
REPORTER: Max Robinson
(NYC) Chgs. lodged against Thompson detailed; FBI videotapes shown, conversations between Thompson and FBI agents heard. Thompson's denial of monetary ints. in one tape noted; conversation transcribed on screen as tape played. Limitations of tapes with regard to both Thompson's and Murphy's alleged roles reported.
REPORTER: Tim O'Brien
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