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Interracial Marriage / Loving Story #1017218

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Feb 14, 2012
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(Studio: Brian Williams) Report introduced.

(New York: Rehema Ellis) The story of Richard and Mildred Loving, whose interracial marriage in the 1950s sparked a Supreme Court case, presented; excerpts shown from the HBO documentary “The Loving Story”; details given about their exile from Virginia; family photos shown. [Daughter Peggy LOVING†- says because of her parents they can marry anyone they want to.] [ACLU volunteer attorney Philip HIRSCHKOP†- says the Court would no longer tolerate such a deprivation of rights.] [Film director Nancy BUIRSKI††- says it was a story about race and a profound love story.]

Williams, Brian;
Ellis, Rehema

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