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Filmmaker Dinesh D'Souza indicted

Friday, January 24, 2014 - 00:30

Jan. 24 - A U.S. federal grand jury indicts filmmaker Dinesh D'Souza for arranging excessive campaign contributions to a candidate for the U.S. Senate. Jillian Kitchener reports.

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Director of a 2012 anti-Obama film, Dinesh D'Souza, appeared in U.S. federal court Friday. He was indicted for arranging excessive campaign contributions to Wendy Long - a Republican candidate for the U.S. Senate. According to a person familiar with the case, Long sought to unseat Democratic incumbent Kirsten Gillibrand as New York's junior senator in 2012. A lawyer for D'Souza said his actions were "at worst," an act of misguided friendship.

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Filmmaker Dinesh D'Souza indicted

Friday, January 24, 2014 - 00:30