60 Minutes

The granddaddy (and the Rolls-Royce) of newsmagazines, it set the standard for all that followed, and has kept on ticking on CBS since Sept. 24, 1968, with its familiar format of three stories (most of them hard news) and a commentary or two.

Season 34, Episode 21 Iraqi National Congress, A Sad Fact of Life, Hotel Pioneer

First Aired: March 3, 2002

Lesley Stahl reports on the Iraqi National Congress and its efforts to overthrow Saddam Hussein; Steve Kroft investigates the 1970 arson fire in Tucson's Pioneer Hotel in which a 16-year-old boy, who claimed he was innocent, was convicted; Ed Bradley looks into the case of Robert Weitzel, a psychiatrist accused of killing five elderly patients.

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