James Adams Church Committee Hearing

James Adams, deputy associate director of the FBI’s Intelligence Division, testified before the Select Committee to Study Governmental Operations… read more

James Adams, deputy associate director of the FBI’s Intelligence Division, testified before the Select Committee to Study Governmental Operations with Respect to Intelligence Activities, commonly known as the Church Committee, on FBI intelligence activities. During the previous day’s hearing, witnesses testified on FBI abuses including spying, bugging, and attempted intimidation of Martin Luther King, Jr.  Deputy Associate Director Adams admitted to some excesses but defended a number of these FBI practices. This is a portion of the full hearing and begins with commentary by NPACT news anchor Paul Duke. close

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James Adams Church Committee Hearing

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Program ID:
409761-1
Category:
Senate Committee
Format:
Senate Committee
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
May 14, 2016 | 10:53pm EDT | C-SPAN 3

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  • May 14, 2016 | 10:53pm EDT | C-SPAN 3

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