Dispute Between Anton LaVey And Neighbors Over Pet Lion

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KPIX-TV news footage from March 14th 1967 featuring scenes from a press conference with occultist Anton LaVey who lives at 6114 California Street in the Richmond District and also with two of his neighbors. His pet lion Togare is allegedly creating a rumpus at night and LaVey is facing charges of distubing the peace. LaVey emphasizes that his family loves Togare and don't want to give him up soley on "heresay" and his neighbors claim they don't object to LaVey's satanism, just to the noise from Togare. Also includes glimpses of LaVey's attorney Terry Hallinan and ends with silent views of LaVey playing with Togare in a cage and stood with this family. Opening graphic designed by Carrie Hawks.

Date
3/14/1967
Format
16mm b&w positive magnetic sound/silent film
Digital Format
mp4
Genre
local newsfilm
Copyright Holder
CBS5 KPIX-TV
Duration
1:50
Identifier
KPIX 30668
Views
7141

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