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Resource ID: #13880
Subject: Federal Government
Source: WAVY-TV (Portsmouth, Va.)
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A look inside a government program that by its very nature defies close inspection. WAVY-TV was able to demonstrate how the Witness Protection Program is susceptible to abuse. The investigation tracked and authenticated reports that a government witness in a major drug trial who had been relocated to the area had swindled people right before being relocated with the protection of Federal Marshals. (August 5-7, 1996)

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