Arrest of Huey P. Newton and Bobby Seale
KPIX Eyewitness news report from May 3rd, 1967 by reporter Don McGaffin taken outside the Sacramento Municipal Court featuring a report on the arrest of Huey P. Newton and Bobby Seale, on charges of conspiracy one day after members of the Black Panthers carried guns into the California State Capitol in Sacramento. Also features an interview with Black Panther legal counselor Larry Carlton(?) in which he clarifies the charges againt his clients. This news report may relate to KPIX footage of guns being processed by a Police Department Property Clerk in KPIX 31176 and 31203. Remastered, edited and catalogued for the web by Shira Peltzman.
Added to Bay Area Television Archive on July 11, 2012.
- Originally aired on: KPIX-TV
- Date aired: 5/3/67
- Recording medium: 16mm b+w co-magnetic sound film
- Rights for this video belong to: CBS5 KPIX-TV
- Duration: 01:15
- Type of material: archival newsfilm