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Poland / Priest Murder / Trial #88378

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Dec 27, 1984
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(Studio) Murder of Polish priest Jerzy Popieluszko, supporter of Solidarity trade union, recalled. Trial of state secret police members accused of murder said to begin in Torun, Poland.
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

(Torun, Poland) Those on trial reported to be Captain Grzegorz Piotrowski, Lieutenant Leszek Pekala, Lieutenant Waldemar Chmielewski and Colonel Adam Pietruszka. Plaintiffs reported to be priest's driver and priest's brother, Stanislaw Popieluszko. Govt. stance with regard to involvement of others noted; questions with regard to indictment of any others cited.
REPORTER: David Ensor

Reporter(s):
Ensor, David;
Jennings, Peter
Duration:
00:02:10

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