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    JOHN MITCHELL AND AMERICA STANS PROTESTED THEIR INNOCENCE THURSDAY AFTER BEING INDICATED BY A FEDERAL GRAND JURY IN NEW YORK.

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    STANS EXITS HOSPITAL, WALKS TOWARD CAMERA, MAKES INDICATED STATEMENT. MITCHELL EXITS CAR, SPEAKS AS INDICATED. THEN FIVE SECS. OF SLACK, THEN FILE FOOTAGE SHOTS MAY 1971 IN GENEVA SHOWING ROBERT VESCO WALKING OUTSIDE A CHATEAU THEN INSIDE SHOTS OF HIM AT A FINANCIAL MEETING VITA GOOD CLOSEUPS OF VESCO.




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    Background: JOHN MITCHELL AND AMERICA STANS PROTESTED THEIR INNOCENCE THURSDAY AFTER BEING INDICATED BY A FEDERAL GRAND JURY IN NEW YORK. STAN TANS TOLD REPORTERS AFTER EXITING A HOSPITAL WHERE HE WAS VISITING HIS WIFE, +1 AN GREATLY DISMAYED BY THE ACTION OF THE GRAND JURY. I HAVE FULL FAITH AND CONFIDENCE IN GOD AND AMERICAN JUSTICE. I EXPECT THAT WHEN ALL THE FACTS ARE HEARD I WILL BE VINDICATED. + MITCHELL SAID, +THIS IS ONE OF THE MOST IRRESPONSIBLE ACTIONS I EVER HEARD OF COMING OUT OF THE DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE.+ HE ALSO DENIED ALL WRONGDOING AND SAID + AN SURE WE WILL ALL BE VINDICATED.+ THE CHARGES GREW OUT OF CAMPING CONTRIBUTION MADE BY FINANCIER ROBER POBERT VECSO WHO WAS SHOWN IN FILE FOOTAGE TAKEN BACK IN MAY 1971 AT A SWISS SEEE CHATEAU WHERE HE WAS PART OF THE LATER DISCREDITED MUTUAL FUND INVESTORS OVERSEAS SERVICES.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA14FXY17Z34Y53PSANJFCG0UJV
    Media URN:
    VLVA14FXY17Z34Y53PSANJFCG0UJV
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/05/1971
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:21:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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