Application of RICO to Advocacy Groups

Subcommittee members heard testimony on the application of a racketeering law to abortion protestors when threats or violence are… read more

Subcommittee members heard testimony on the application of a racketeering law to abortion protestors when threats or violence are involved. The Racketeering-Influenced Corrupt Organizations (RICO) was originally intended to combat organized crime. Witnesses included Ms. Lyons, an abortion clinic bombing victim and other pro-choice organization representatives. close

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Application of RICO to Advocacy Groups

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Program ID:
108828-1
Category:
House Committee
Format:
House Committee
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jul 17, 1998
Last Aired:
Jul 18, 1998

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  • Jul 17, 1998 | 4:23pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jul 18, 1998 | 3:50am EDT | C-SPAN 1
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