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    TWO CONVICTS HOLDING SEVEN PERSONS HOSTAGE IN A WASHINGTON D.C. COURTHOUSE LET 14 PRISONERS WHO?

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    EXTERIOR COURTHOUSE, CUTAWAYS NEWSPEOPLE WAIT, CARS AND VANS WITH RELEASED PRISONERS IN THEM COME UP OUT OF COURTHOUSE BASEMENT GARAGE AND DRINEEE DRIVE TO OTHER JAILS, SHOTS OF VAN ENTERING OTHER JAIL AREA (WITH PRISONER INSIDE VISIBLE). POLICE HELICOPTER ESCORT OVERHEAD. COURTHOUSE EXTERIOR. ONE OF THE CONVICTS (ON THE TELEPHONE OVER A STILL OF HIM) SAYS HE DOESN'T QUITE TRUST THE OTHER GUY. SKETCH OF REINFORCEMENTS ON OTHER FLOOR OF COURT HOUSE. REPORTER WRAPUP.




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    GORDON GRAHAM

    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: TWO CONVICTS HOLDING SEVEN PERSONS HOSTAGE IN A WASHINGTON D.C. COURTHOUSE LET 14 PRISONERS WHO WOULD NOT JOIN THEM LEAVE. THE PRISONERS WERE TAKEN TO OTHER JAILS. ONE WITH A BROKEN ARM SUFFERED BEFORE THE INCIDENT STARTED TWO DAYS AGO WAS TAKEN TO A HOSPITAL. THE GOVERNMENT MENAEEEE MEANWHILE HAS REFUSED TO LET THE CONVICTS HAVE A PLANE OUT OF THE COUMTRY THAT THEY HAVE DEMANDED.

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    Film ID:
    VLVADPJ7Q23YYO5HOG9H9XPC5L9QY
    Media URN:
    VLVADPJ7Q23YYO5HOG9H9XPC5L9QY
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    14/07/1974
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:17:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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