• Short Summary

    The trial of Lady Amalia Flemming, widow of Sir Alexander Flemming, and the other four people accused for having attempted to help Aleco Panaghoulis (now serving life sentence for attempting to assassinate Greek Premier Papadopoulos) to escape, started this morning at the Special Court Martial of Athens.

  • Description

    1.
    Arrival of the bus with the accused.


    2.
    Lady Fleming and Psychoyios (CU) stepping down the buss.


    3.
    Cameramen outside the Court Martial, policemen, etc.


    4.
    Court Martial tablet.


    5.
    The accused at the Court's room.


    6.
    CU of Lady Flemming surrounded by policemen.


    7.
    The accused surrounded by Gendarmes.


    8.
    Journalists and the attendance.


    9.
    The Court and the room.


    10.
    Various shots.




    Initials


    (We couldn't get more, for there was a battle.)

    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: The trial of Lady Amalia Flemming, widow of Sir Alexander Flemming, and the other four people accused for having attempted to help Aleco Panaghoulis (now serving life sentence for attempting to assassinate Greek Premier Papadopoulos) to escape, started this morning at the Special Court Martial of Athens. Besides Lady Amalia Flemming, 62, John A, Skelton, 26, American student of Theology, Constantine Ch.Androutsopoulos, 30, lawyer, Constantine B. Decakos, 21, Army private, and Athina P.Psychoyios, 42, American, housewife, appeared at the Court to answer charges for breaking of article 187 of the Penal Code, which foresees penalties varying from 6 months to 5 years imprisonment. The trial is being attended by a large number of foreign pressmen, arrived specially in Athens; it also attracts the interest of greek and world public opinion. It is also believed that the trial will last for several days.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVABYN42JIBLM8H6T5YD3KUX1Y7Y
    Media URN:
    VLVABYN42JIBLM8H6T5YD3KUX1Y7Y
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    27/09/1971
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:02:10:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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