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Hostage Lawsuit #72714

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Jul 02, 1981
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(Studio) Lawsuit being filed by 9 ex-hostages against Iran and United States govts. reported Money said object in Iran suit; United States okay of right to sue said object of suit against United States government
REPORTER: Max Robinson

(Los Angeles, California) Scenes of hostages at Tehran airport shown. [Hostages' attorney James DAVIS - comments on nature of suit.] Today's ruling by Supreme Court noted. John McKeel, Junior said initially filing suit; then joined by 8 others. [Former Hostage Charles SCOTT - believes terrorism should be punished.]
REPORTER: Royal Kennedy

Reporter(s):
Kennedy, Royal;
Robinson, Max
Duration:
00:01:10

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