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Georgia / Freedom of Speech / Ku Klux Klan and Masks #128018

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Apr 18, 1990
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Lawrenceville, Georgia: Al Dale) Trying of case about Georgia law that makes it illegal to wear a mask on public property featured; details given of effects of such laws on Ku Klux Klan and of freedom of speech issue behind Ku Klux Klan defense. [Ku Klux Klan David HOLLAND - defends wearing masks.] [Gwinnett County solicitor Gerald BLANEY - describes message of masks.] [NAACP (National Association for the Advancement of Colored People) regional director Earl SHINHOSTER - says First Amendment does not cover masks.]

Dale, Al;
Jennings, Peter

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