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Supreme Court / Scalia Nomination #103085

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Jun 17, 1986
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(DC: John Martin) Background report given on Supreme Court nominee Antonin Scalia; details given, scenes shown. Scalia's service under former presidents Nixon and Ford mentioned. Reaction to nomination by feminists and civil libertarians reported [National Org. for Women president Eleanor SMEAL - comments.] [Constitutional scholar Bruce FEIN - comments.] [SCALIA - comments on being in law profession.]

(Studio: Peter Jennings, Denver, Colorado: George Will) Anchor questions reporter about Scalia nomination. Anchor notes confirmation process by Senator

Jennings, Peter;
Martin, John

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