FBI releases file on Playboy's Hugh Hefner

Hefner was interviewed about possible obscene material violations.
1:05 | 06/12/19

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So the FBI files on Hugh Hefner have been laid bare for all of us to see. The man behind the Playboy empire died back and when he seventeen at the age of 91. File show FBI agents interviewed Hafner a number of times the magazine's early years. Due to quote obscene material the bureau also conducted surveillance and see if Hafner was breaking laws by transporting pornographic images over state lines. Report determined he was to quote clever to violate state or federal laws he knew what he was doing. That he can. And for a man who really shaped. The adult entertainment industry. I think he was too clever he knew that that a law all of after a. He could certainly that it is interesting I mean. You know for the new generation to find out that the FBI was looking in him. Because of his magazine and against back in the sixties I mean. Mia and how things have changed. But if felt video the reflected you're reviewed it and you definitely lived his life he's certainly it and I'll let you Linear.

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