Huey P. Newton appeals Alameda County to tax payers

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KPIX Eyewitness news report from April 2nd, 1979, featuring a press conference given by Huey P. Newton at Black Panther Party Central Headquarters in Oakland in which he discusses his upcoming trial. Please note: the KPIX shot log describes this clip as follows: "press conference to urge Alameda County tax payers to stop the cost of a retrial for Huey. The Black Panther Party says 1,300 people have already signed a petition calling for a new trial financially irresponsible." Remastered, edited and catalogued for the web by Shira Peltzman.

Type of material
archival newsfilm
Duration
00:47
16mm color, co-magnetic sound film
Rights for this video belong to
CBS5 KPIX-TV
Date aired
4/2/1979
Originally aired on
KPIX-TV
Identifier
KPIX 143403
Views
2474

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I hope you will put this great archive footage on YouTube.

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