ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Oct 23, 1985
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REPORTER: Peter Jennings
(Tucson, Arizona) Trial here of church workers active in Sanctuary movement's aid to illegal Central American political refugees examined. [Defense James CORBETT - notes church's history of aid to torture victims and those fleeing from murder.] [GUATEMALAN - (thru translator) claims he and family would be killed if government returned them to Guatemala.] [Immigration and Naturalization Service spokesperson William JOHNSTON - believes refugees are here for economy reasons.] Criticism of government's infiltration of churches with informants discussed. [Sister Darlene NICGORSKI - describes impact on churches of such tactics.] [JOHNSTON - defs. methods used.]
REPORTER: Ken Kashiwahara
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