Reporter Faces No Retribution, Says Klan Faction Head

Reporter Faces No Retribution, Says Klan Faction Head

by: | publication date: December 8, 1980 | Publication: The Nashville Tennessean |

Bill Wilkinson, head of the invisible Empire of the Ku Klux Klan, said yesterday that a Tennessean reporter who infiltrated his group faces no physical punishment from the Klan for his actions. And Don Black, leader of the Knights of the KKK, said Thompson wasted his time when he spent more than a year infiltrating the Knights faction.

This article reports on the reaction of the Klan leaders after learning that they had been infiltrated by Tennessean reporter Jerry Thompson.

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