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Secret Service / Plane Incident / Arab-American Agent #656169

CNN Evening News for Thursday, Jan 03, 2002
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(Studio: Aaron Brown) Report introduced.

(Washington: Jeanne Meserve) The investigation into the incident in which Secret Service agent Walied Shater was ejected from a plane by the pilot for security reasons examined; details given of the testimony from the agent's seatmate Mark Pueschel about the flight attendant's actions, from Molly Reeve, who met the agent in the terminal and the captain's account. [Agent's lawyer John RELMAN - says it is discrimination with the agent treated in a humiliating manner; asks if the pilot has the right to keep someone off the plane.] [Agent's attorney Christy LOPEZ - talks about the flight forms.]

Brown, Aaron;
Meserve, Jeanne

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