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Supreme Court / Sex Discrimination #109516

ABC Evening News for Monday, May 04, 1987
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(DC: Tim O'Brien) Wide-range implications for private orgs.' sex discrimination of Supreme Court's decision today on sexual integration of Rotary Clubs examined; background to case involving California Rotary club reviewed. Scenes shown. [Rotary International spokesperson Pat LINDSEY - is disappointed in court's decision.] Major opinion of Justice Lewis Powell quoted on screen. Implications of orgs. such as Kiwanis and Lions Clubs noted. [Lions Club spokesperson Pat CANNON - praises ruling.] [NOW president Eleanor SMEAL - cites women's progress despite President] (Artist: Dana Verkouteren)

Jennings, Peter;
O'Brien, Tim

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