ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Oct 19, 1988
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.
(London, England: John Laurence) Ban by British government on bdcsting. on TV or radio of spoken words of supporters of extremist goals in North Ireland after press conference by pol leader of Irish Republican movement in North Ireland, Sinn Fein spokesperson Gerry Adams, reported; details given. [TV COMMENTATOR - says BBC lawyers have said we can't make reports on what was said.] [ITN executive David NICHOLAS - says we should be able to report ranges of opinion.] Prime Min. Margaret Thatcher's reasons for ban detailed.
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