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Ica Scandal #92437

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Jan 31, 1985
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(Studio) Controversy over fund-raising by International Christian Aid (ICA), ostensibly for Africa's famine victims, recalled.
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

(DC) Govt. reported forming task force to investigate ICA; Justice Department, IRS, United States Postal Service, Customs, State Department, AID and Ventura County, California, dist. attorney's office noted involved Allegations against ICA listed. [Dist. attorney Michael BRADBURY - believes scope of investigation requires fed. agencies.] Focus of inquiry outlined; amount raised by ICA for orthopedic clinics in Africa and apparently never reaching Kampala targets discussed.
REPORTER: Karen Burnes

Burnes, Karen;
Jennings, Peter

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