Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about San Francisco attorney Melvin Belli, who defended Jack Ruby; Mr. Belli is in Fort Worth for litigation involving the estate of Kay Kimbell, who has left the bulk of his estate to the Kimbell Art Foundation to found (what would become) the Kimbell Museum. Ruby does not expect difficulties with the Texas State Bar Association, which unsuccessfully sought to have him permanently barred from practicing law in Texas, and commented on the Ruby case, saying that he wrote Judge Brown a letter as a man, not an attorney, asking Ruby be moved from jail to an institution, and that he is working on a brief to file with Ruby's appeal.
Date: November 29, 1964
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
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