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Traficant / Conviction #706421

NBC Evening News for Thursday, Jul 18, 2002
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Capitol: Joe Johns) The conviction of Representative James Traficant† for federal fraud, bribery and tax evasion featured; scenes shown of Traficant railing against his conviction at House committee meeting. [TRAFICANT – denies the charges.] [House Ethics Committee Counsel Rob WALKER†- says the committee should recommend that Traficant be expelled.] [Former House Ethics Counsel Stan BRAND†- comments on ethics violations.] [On radio call-in show in Ohio, two SUPPORTERS – express support for Traficant.]

Reporter(s):
Brokaw, Tom;
Johns, Joe
Duration:
00:02:20

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