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Brink's Trial #83828

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Apr 20, 1983
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(Studio) FBI's effort to prove racketeering conspiracy at Brink's robbery trial noted.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

(NYC) Background to robbery October 20, 1981, recalled; arrest of political activists Katherine Boudin, Judith Clark and David Gilbert, members of Weather Underground, also recalled. 4th suspect Sam Brown noted becoming federal informant, leading authorities to Harlem acupuncture clinic, allegedly an arsenal for bank robbers and drug runners. FBI's belief that Brink's job was outcome of complex racketeering scheme; various orgs. allegedly involved and 7 suspects indicted listed on screen. Arguments presented by defense attys.; response of lead defense Sekou Odinga noted. Current status of case outlined.
REPORTER: Hilary Brown Artist: Gerald Andrea Artist: Aggie Whelan Kenny

Brown, Hilary;
Reynolds, Frank

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