• Short Summary

    THE SIX-MAN MILITARY JURY ON THE MY LAI MASSACRE TRIAL IN FORT BENNING, GEORGIA, TONIGHT ENDED THEIR SECOND DAY OF DELIBERATIONS BY CALLING FOR A REFRESHER HEARING ON PART OF THE EVIDENCE - A REQUEST THAT MAKES AN EARLY VERDICT IN THE CASE UNLIKELY.

  • Description

    1.
    SV PAN ARMY OFFICER JURORS ARRIVE (2 SHOTS)
    0.37

    2.
    SV & CU CALLEY CONFERRING WITH DEFENCE COUNCIL
    0.56

    3.
    SCU CALLEY PLAYING DARTS (SEVERAL SHOTS)
    1.14

    4.
    SCU CALLEY TAKES BOOKS FROM SHELF (2 SHOTS)
    1.23

    5.
    SV CALLEY READS NEWSPAPER
    1.33

    6.
    SCU CALLEY ANSWERS PHONE
    1.49

    7.
    CU PHONE
    1.53

    8.
    SCU CALLEY POSES
    2.06

    9.
    SCU REPORTER TO CAMERA
    2.29



    Initials VS/1.36 VS/1.57



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: THE SIX-MAN MILITARY JURY ON THE MY LAI MASSACRE TRIAL IN FORT BENNING, GEORGIA, TONIGHT ENDED THEIR SECOND DAY OF DELIBERATIONS BY CALLING FOR A REFRESHER HEARING ON PART OF THE EVIDENCE - A REQUEST THAT MAKES AN EARLY VERDICT IN THE CASE UNLIKELY. MEANWHILE, LIEUTENANT WILLIAM CALLEY, THE 7-YEAR-OLD WHO COULD BE SENTENCED TO DEATH IN FOUND GUILTY OF THE CHARGES, HAS SEEN REMAINING IN HIS QUARTERS ON THE BASE, READING AND TALKING TO FRIENDS ON THE TELEPHONE - HE HAS ALSO BEN FAR MORE RELAXED AND CO-OPERATIVE WITH NEWSMEN, ALLOWING THEM TO FILM HIM "AT HOME," BUT WILL NOT ALLOW SOUND RECORDINGS OR ANSWER QUESTIONS.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA6QD1FOON89HZ61SFAAWIGG30N
    Media URN:
    VLVA6QD1FOON89HZ61SFAAWIGG30N
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    18/03/1971
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:28:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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