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Rewald / Conviction #92785

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Oct 22, 1985
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REPORTER: Peter Jennings

(Honolulu, Hawaii) Conviction of Ronald Rewald for fraud, perjury and tax evasion reported; background to case in which Rewald claimed his investment company, Bishop, Baldwin, Rewald, Dillingham and Wong, was CIA front reviewed. Scenes shown. [Investor Theresa BLACK - notes she lost life savings to Rewald.] Other witnesses listed. [August 1984, REWALD - claims he was CIA agent.] Federal Communications Commission recalled dismissing CIA's complaint about ABC News coverage of story last year; argument presented by prosecutors and ruling of judge outlined. CIA's incompetence in checking out Rewald detailed; testimony of CIA agent and investor John Kinshi and CIA's Hawaii chief Jack Reardon noted.
REPORTER: Jack Smith Artist: Freda Reiter

Jennings, Peter;
Smith, Jack

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