ABC Evening News for Friday, Dec 12, 1986
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.
(Jackson, Mississippi: Al Dale) Controversy here over display of Christmas cross on government building and ensuing legal battle examined; details given, scenes shown. [PEOPLE - debate issue.] [ACLU (American Civil Liberties Union) state director Hilary CRUZ - explains basis of lawsuit.] [Attorney general Edwin PITTMAN - disagrees.] Findings of local polls outlined on screen. [WOMAN - supports display.] Today's court ruling reported
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