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Supreme Court / Nom. Rehnquist #13729

ABC Evening News for Friday, Dec 10, 1971
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(Studio) Nom. William Rehnquist confirmed to Supreme Court
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

(Capitol Hill) Liberals led by Senator Birch Bayh tried vainly to stop Rehnquist's confirmation due to civil rights record. Senator Mike Mansfield called for vote. [BAYH - says Supreme Court will take sharp turn to right.] [Senator Barry GOLDWATER - says court decisions will be reached on Const. grounds.] 4 of 9 judges Nixon apptees.
REPORTER: Bob Clark; Artist: Freda Reiter

Clark, Bob;
Smith, Howard K.

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